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NCLR thanks Malaprop's Bookstore/Cafe and Charles and Annie Frazier (pictured above with NCLR Fiction Editor Liza Wieland, left), as well as the other writers and guests at our 2013 issue book party.

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Photo of Red Clay Ramblers at Quail Ridge Books

Elizabeth Jackson (above) reading her 2014 Applewhite Prize Poem at the 5th annual City Art Gallery Applewhite Art Invitational (right), Greenville, NC, 23 Jan. 2015
(photographs courtesy of City Art Gallery)


Meet staff members, get extra copies of the new issue (they make great gifts), buy back issues to complete your set.

NCLR representative(s) regularly attend(s) Bookmarks' Festival of Books and Authors, the fall conference of the North Carolina Writers Network, the annual meeting of the North Carolina Literary and Historical Association, the annual North Carolina Writers Conference, and the biennial North Carolina Literary Hall of Fame induction ceremony, as well as various other literary events across the state.

Mon., 9/11, 7 pm, Greenville, East Carolina University Hendrix Theatre, Matthew Griffin: A New Voice Telling an Old "Love Is Love" Story (The author, interviewed in NCLR 2017, will read from and answer questions about his novel.)

Sat., 9/30, 2-4 pm, Chapel Hill, Flyleaf Books Hosting a Benefit for NCLR, featuring Cold Mountain author Charles Frazier and opera composer Jennifer Higdon (ticketed event; all proceeds going supporting NCLR and ensuring the next 25 years of publication)

Thurs., 10/5, 6 pm, Greenville, East Carolina University Joyner Library Faulkner Gallery, Department of English Tag Lecture, featuring Jaki Shelton Green

Please contact the editor to invite her or another NCLR representative to your literary event.

Photo of Red Clay Ramblers at Quail Ridge Books

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