Congratulations to Advisory Board member and North Carolina Literary Hall of Fame inductee Fred Chappell: The North Carolina Humanities Council, a statewide non-profit and affiliate of the National Endowment for the Humanities, awarded the Touring Theatre of North Carolina in Greensboro $9,540 in support of their performance, Look Back the Maytime Days: From the Pages [...]
Monthly Archives: December 2011
We received an e-mail from the organizers of the Split This Rock Festival, which will take place March 22-25 in Washington, DC, and we wanted to pass it along. This four-day poetry festival brings together poets, activists, and writers from around the country. Featured guests include Alice Walker and other visionary and powerful voices of our [...]
Courtesy of The Review Review, a rundown of literary magazines that pay their contributors. Whatever you do, don’t submit to these journals. Keep the field clear for the rest of us.
We just heard a rumor that the December 2011 issue of WNC Women will feature an ebullient review of Echoes Across the Blue Ridge: Stories, Essays, and Poems by Writers Living in and Inspired by the Southern Appalachian Mountains (Winding Path Publishing, 2010). In a sneak peak, reviewer Mary Ickes said, “In all sincerity, I’ve [...]