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Tag Archives: Greensboro

Poet.She Launches “Fight for Literacy” Campaign

From our friends at the Triad-based organization Poet.She: Just in time for summer break, female spoken word and performance group, Poet.She has launched a Fight for Literacy campaign from May 2012 until the new academic school year. The six-week reading and creative writing after school program has been proven to increase the literacy skills of […]

The Tournament

Today marks the start of a North Carolina cultural institution. When I was growing up, our teachers would hurry to get their names on the A/V request list, in hopes of getting a television brought into their classrooms on what was usually the first Friday of March.  The ACC men’s basketball tournament was that big […]

Sad News from the Weekend

It’s said these come in threes, and, sadly, it was true this weekend for North Carolina and our literary community. In New York Saturday, playwright Romulus Linney died.  Though a native of Philadelphia, Linney spent much of his childhood in Boone; his father was a North Carolinian, and his great-grandfather had been a Congressman from […]

For Network Members in the Triad

The Piedmont Triad Partnership sent me the following announcement, and asked me to share it with our members in the Triad: Dear Creative Colleagues: We need your input!  The Piedmont Triad Partnership is developing a strategic plan of action for the Creative Enterprises and the arts in our 12 county region. We have developed a survey […]