to Apr 6

Western North Carolina Literary Festival

Mark your calendars now for WCU's Fifteenth Annual Spring Literary Festival! The festival will feature keynote authors Billy Collins and Sindiwe Magona, along with writers Sue DunlapRobert GipeStephanie Elizondo GriestMichael KnightRay McManusCarrie MullinsElena PassarelloJamie QuatroPaul Worley with WCU student writers, and Gilbert-Chappel Distinguished Poet Pat Riviere-Seel with student poets, and special guest, photographer Roger May.

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3:00 PM15:00

Appalachia Now Sunday Salon at the Wild Fig Books & Coffee

Join the writers featured in the anthology Appalachia Now as they sit down to discuss the region in its current state, what its most pressing needs are now, and how artists can lead the charge in creating change. Discussion leaders will include: Jacinda Townsend, Marie Manilla, Charles Dodd White, Carrie Mullins, Chris Holbrook, Darnell Arnoult, Savannah Sipple.

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