Event Reviews

Event Review: The West End Poetry Festival

October 23, 2014

Review of the West End Poetry Festival in Carrboro, NC. Participating Poets: Cathy Smith Bowers, James Applewhite, Laurence Avery, Pam Baggett, Charmaine Cadeau, Steve Cushman, Tyree Daye, Ann Deagon, Terri Kirby Erickson, Dave Manning, Joseph Mills, Sarah Rose Nordgren, Gary Phillips, David Roderick, Sacrificial Poets, Starr Seward, Alana Sherrill, Susan Spalt, Celisa Steele, Chris Tonelli, Kamaya Truitt-Martin, Ross White, and Sharon Nyree Williams. [...]

Greensboro Indie Lit Fest

April 30, 2011

Huzzah for readings! This weekend was the Indie-Lit Fest in Greensboro, NC, hosted by UNC-G.  From their website: “Founded in 2007 as the Spring Southeastern Literary Magazine & Independent Press Festival, Indie-Lit Greensboro is is an annual event that honors North Carolina’s rich [...]

12 Dos and Don’ts for the AWP Newbie

February 9, 2011

Taking a page out of Carolyn Kellogg’s article, now that we’re no longer newbies, we thought we’d share our vast AWP knowledge with you. Do share a room with other writers. It’s cheaper, you’ll get all the scoop, and you’ll always have someone to walk you home after a late [...]

The Big Stage

February 1, 2011

Members of the TSHS & Co will be leaving Wednesday to attend the 2011 Conference of the Association of Writers and Writing Programs (otherwise known as AWP) in our nation’s capitol. All the big names in contemporary poetry and fiction will be there, plus all the people like us who idolize [...]