Writers at Home Series Continues with Readings by UNC Asheville Scholarship Winners


UNC Asheville's undergraduate writing scholarship winners will present their works in the next installment of UNC Asheville's Writers at Home series. Authors include Chris Hill, Caroline Ketcham and Corey McClintock. The reading begins at 3 p.m. on Sunday, April 20, at Malaprop's Bookstore/Café, 55 Haywood St., downtown Asheville, and is free and open to the public.

Chris Hill is a junior creative writing major and the recipient of the Comfort Scholarship for creative writing. Hill volunteers as the editor-in-chief of Headwaters, UNC Asheville's literary arts magazine. Hill’s literary fiction has been published in two issues of Headwaters.

Caroline Ketcham is a senior environmental studies major at UNC Asheville. Ketcham, winner of the Topp/Grillot Poetry Scholarship, is inspired by place and nature in her poetry and often writes about places she has lived, including the mountains of New Hampshire and Western North Carolina

Corey McClintock, also a winner of the Topp/Grillot Poetry Scholarship, will graduate from UNC Asheville in May with degrees in chemistry and literature. After graduation she plans to travel and pursue a career as a science writer.

The Writers at Home series is sponsored by UNC Asheville's Great Smokies Writing Program. For more information about the program, visit the Writers at Home website or call 828.250.2353.