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Join us Saturday for the NCPS Fall Meeting

Every September, we look forward to having a presence at the annual Fall meeting of the North Carolina Poetry Society in Southern Pines. This year’s event takes place Saturday, September 16, at the Weymouth Center for the Arts & Humanities. Registration begins at 9:15 am, and the meeting will be called to order at 10:00 […]

The Sun: Independent, Reader-Supported

The Sun, produced in Chapel Hill, recently published its 500th issue (August, 2017). Inside, they devoted “more than half our pages” to excerpts from the archives—as much to offer up historical perspective on the current divisions in our country as to showcase its long tradition of excellence. The response was so overwhelmingly positive, this special […]

If It Ain’t Pembroke, Fix It

Judging from Pembroke Magazine’s recent “Where in the World?” blog postings, readers are enjoying the new issue #49—one of the largest volumes to date—pretty much everywhere: while flying kites, while enjoying a plate of jumbalaya, at Lum and Abner Jot ‘Em Down Store & Museum in Pine Ridge Arkansas, among many other locales and while […]

storySouth Highlights Winners of Randall Jarrell Poetry Competition

As part of our programs and services, the North Carolina Writers’ Network offers four annual writing competitions, including the Randall Jarrell Poetry Competition honoring the work and legacy of the poet and critic Randall Jarrell. Now you can read the winning poem from the 2013 competition plus three additional finalists in a special section of storySouth. […]

2012 North Carolina Book Awards

The 2012 North Carolina Book Awards have been announced by the The North Carolina Literary and Historical Association: The Ragan Old North State Award for Nonfiction James Madison: A Son of Virginia and a Founder of the Nation (University of North Carolina Press) by Jeff Broadwater The Sir Walter Raleigh Award for Fiction Nightwoods (Random […]