Literary Festival

Writers to take spotlight on WCU campus during April 4-7 literary festival

A return appearance and reading by Pulitzer Prize-winner and bestselling author Rick Bragg will culminate a week of literary events featuring distinguished writers during the 14th annual Spring Literary Festival at Western Carolina University. Author readings begin Monday, April 4, and continue through Thursday, April 7. All events are free and open to the public. Each reading will be followed by a book-signing with the author.
article placeholder

Literary festival features community writing workshop

Western Carolina University's Spring Literary Festival will host a free writing workshop centered on capturing local and personal histories on Saturday, March 10, and Saturday, March 17, from 1-3 p.m. in the meeting room of the Jackson County Public Library, 755 W. Main St., Sylva.