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Out of Many Truths, One Most Beautiful

Over a million people live in the greater Charlotte metro area. While pinpointing a single Charlotte identity can be slippery, each of these million-plus inhabitants has a story to tell. This is the conceit that inspired Charlotte Lit to launch The Beautiful Truth initiative. Earlier this year, Charlotte Lit, the non-profit arts center dedicated to […]

Take the High Road! (Festival, That Is)

We’ll have an exhibit table at The High Road Festival of Poetry and Short Fiction this weekend—come on out and see us! The festival takes place at the Embassy Suites in Winston-Salem. On Friday, March 22, at 7:30 pm, Clint McCown and cowboy poet Sean Sexton kick things off at Bookmarks downtown. Saturday offers Master […]

Beautiful Truth: An Evening of Poetry and Conversation with National Book Award Winner Terrance Hayes

From our friends at Charlotte Lit: Charlotte–Charlotte’s literary arts center, Charlotte Lit, brings National Book Award winner and McArthur Foundation fellow Terrance Hayes to Charlotte. On Friday, February 1, 7:00-8:30 p.m., poet Terrance Hayes will read from his work and discuss the importance of personal narratives to share our stories and heal. The event is […]

The Launch of Charlotte Lit

This weekend, celebrate the launch of the newest member of Charlotte’s arts community, Charlotte Lit: Our mission is to promote a deeper understanding of self, community, and world by inspiring and educating readers, developing and supporting writers, and promoting creative, arts-focused conversations that strengthen and transform our community. On Friday, February 19, at 7:00 pm, […]