Writers at Home Fall Series Continues with Readings from "The Great Smokies Review"

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The Writers at Home fall series continues with readings by contributors to the new issue of "The Great Smokies Review," the online literary magazine published by UNC Asheville's Great Smokies Writing Program.

This event is free and open to the public and begins at 3 p.m. on Sunday, Nov. 17, at Malaprop's Bookstore/Café, 55 Haywood St., Asheville.

Alida Woods will read from her poetic tribute to the Southwest, and Christopher Arbor will read from his essay on the parallels between reading and wrestling. Jeanne Howe will read from her short story, “Mrs. H and Family,” and Maryedith Burrell will read a selection from her novel-in-progress, “Garlic Girl.”

Also included in the issue of “The Great Smokies Review” is an interview Wiley Cash, a UNC Asheville graduate and the New York Times best-selling author of “A Land More Kind Than Home.” Cash discusses his North Carolina roots, his passion for books and his journey to becoming a successful novelist. 

The Writers at Home Series is sponsored by UNC Asheville's Great Smokies Writing Program. "The Great Smokies Review" is available online here. For more information, visit the program website or call 828.250.2353.