Upcoming Show

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8th Annual Collection of Art Influenced by the Poetry of Dr. James Applewhite

Colleen Black Semelka  .  Amy Dixon  .  Michael Dorsey
Clyde Edgerton  .  Richard Fennell  .  John Gaitenby
Kristin Gibson  .  Ellen Hathaway  .  Susan Hong Sammons
Hanna Jubran  .  Jeff Kiefer  .  Jordan Parah
Marjorie Rawson  .  Louis St Lewis  .  Joyce Stratton
Sally Sutton  .  Nancy Tuttle May

Opening Reception - Friday, January 19 from 6-8pm

The James Applewhite Poetry Invitational is presented in conjunction with the North Carolina Literary Review and features paintings, ceramics and sculpture by more than a dozen gallery and invited artists. An Eastern North Carolina native, Applewhite served as Professor of Creative Writing and American Literature at Duke University for more than thirty years. He has been recognized with many awards, including a Guggenheim Fellowship, a National Endowment for the Arts Award, and the Jean Stein Award in Poetry from the American Academy and Institute of Arts and Letters. He is a member of both the Fellowship of Southern Writers and the North Carolina Literary Hall of Fame.

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