Carolina Mountains Literary Festival

www.cmlitfest.org

Fri., Sep. 5 - Sat., Sep. 6

Starting at 9:00 am - Ending at 7:00 pm

Friday, September 5 and Saturday, September 6 Workshops begin at 9 a.m. Pre-registration is required for the following events: Friday, September 5 Fiction writing class with Amy Willoughby Burle - 9 a.m. - 11.45 a.m. Friday, September 5 memoir writing class with Kathy Schultz - 2 p.m. - 4:45 p.m. Saturday, September 6 poetry class with Richard Chess - 2 p.m. - 4:45 p.m. Saturday evening banquet with Keynote Speaker Glenis Redmond - 7 p.m. for all other free workshops, please see the schedule at www.cmlitfest.org

Online

Contact

  • Dan Barron

Address

  • 321 School Circle, Yancey County Library
    Burnsville NC 28714

Phone

Participants are invited to meander through the past and explore the quirky role of memory in story, oral traditions and poetry. The two day festival, held in several venues in downtown Burnsville, provides a unique, intimate setting for readers and regional authors to mingle. Festival planner make it hard to choose given the fascinating array of talks and workshops that include everything from listening to readings of recently published books to learning how to pen a memorable memoir. Pre-registration, along with a $25 fee is required for the following workshops: Story from Thin Air (fiction), Making Meaning from our Memories, From Concept to Publishing: Learning the steps for Writing a Memoir, and to Dwell in Possibility (poetry).

Admission: General sessions free, 3-hour workshops $25 and banquet on Friday September 5 is $30

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Latitude:

35° 55' 17.6082" / Longitude: -82° 17' 35.5956"

Address:

321 School Circle, Yancey County Library Burnsville NC 28714

Special Directions:

visit www.cmlitfest.org for map and directions

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