Written by Administrator
Thursday, 28 February 2008 20:25
Network West serves Clay, Cherokee, Graham, Macon, Swain, Jackson, Transylvania, Haywood, and Henderson Counties in North Carolina, as well as bordering counties in South Carolina, North Georgia and East Tennessee. NCWN members in these areas are invited to participate in the numerous NetWest events. NetWest offers support and encouragement through classes, workshops, readings, an online discussion group, and other programs.
For more information, contact Glenda Beall, Program Coordinator, 518 Chatuge Lane, Hayesville, NC 28904 or
. Call her at 828-389-4441.
Contact Shirley Uphouse, 316 Ridge Cliff Road, Marble, NC 28905,
(828) 837-6007 if you are a NCWN member and wish to enroll on the NetWest Yahoo email page. Member must live in the NetWest area.
Visit the NetworkWest blog: www.netwestwriters.blogspot.com
Clay County -
Janice Townley Moore (828)389-6394
Glenda Beall (828)389-4441
Cherokee County -
Jerry Hobbs (828) 835-8422
Mary Ricketson (828) 837-6487
Haywood County -
John Malone (828) 508-2446
Al Manning (828) 456-9248
Jackson County -
Kathryn Stripling Byer (828)293-5695
Gary Cardin (828)631-5438
Translyvania County -
Nancy Purcell (828)862-8117
Georgia Mountains -
Clarence Newton (706)379-9936
Robert Kimsey (706)492-5667
Netwest News Editor (online newsletter) - Publicity -
Rosemary Royston (706)379-5192
Michelle Keller (706)896-1899
Last Updated on Saturday, 08 March 2008 14:42
Netwest Mountain Writers and Poets
|Appalachian Mountain Writers of North Carolina, North Georgia, East Tennessee and Western South Carolina continue to publish, teach, promote, read and network together as members of North Carolina Writer's Network West, a chapter of the North Carolina Writers' Network.
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Now Available: Echoes Across the Blue Ridge
available in bookstores or online
“Straight from the land of sky. song and story, another dynamic collection--strong and surprising.” --Lee Smith
“Anyone who enjoys Appalachian Literature will be delighted by this excellent anthology, particularly because it introduces the reader to a number of our region’s gifted though lesser-known writers. Bravo!” --Ron Rash
The anthology is dedicated to the memory of our Appalachian ballad poet Byron Herbert Reece
More information here
Hats Off! to Henry F. Tonn, whose essay-memoir “The French, and Being Odd,” has been accepted by the online lit mag Lowestoft Chronicles, to be published March 1.
Upcoming Readings & Events