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After the success of Cold Mountain, the novel written by Charles Frazier, composer Jennifer Higdon decided to rework it into an opera. After almost a decade of planning, writing, and music composition, Cold Mountain opened with major success. It was also the winner of the International Opera Award in 2016 and nominated for two Grammy Awards.
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North Carolina Literary Review (NoCar PS 266 N8 N66x), Vol. 26 Issue , 2017, p8-20, il, por, f Periodical Website
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Born in Germany to a North Carolina-native mother, Michael Gotting grew up with his adopted German, white family. He has ties to North Carolina, Berlin, and now Canada. Having roots in all of these places has helped him develop themes for his writing, specifically racism and music.
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North Carolina Literary Review (NoCar PS 266 N8 N66x), Vol. 26 Issue , 2017, p34-47, il, por, f Periodical Website
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34684
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Garth Risk Hallberg, author of City on Fire, grew up in Greenville, North Carolina. This interview explores a wide-range of topics, including eighteenth-century literature, David Bowie, the punk genre, and the impact that Greenville has had on his life and in his writing.
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North Carolina Literary Review (NoCar PS 266 N8 N66x), Vol. 26 Issue , 2017, p56-70, il, por, f Periodical Website
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34692
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The first club in Greenville took root in 1899, and since then, book clubs have been popping up around Greenville in great number. Many of these book clubs have their own identities or themes, however, all focus on coming together, reading books, and socializing. These book clubs have also contributed to several volunteer and charitable programs, as well as help the spread of ideas and new social thought.
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North Carolina Literary Review (NoCar PS 266 N8 N66x), Vol. 26 Issue , 2017, p152-172, il, por, f Periodical Website
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34691
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The North Carolina Literary Review, started in 1991, has won several awards for design, writing, and overall quality. The different aspects of the journal-artwork, fiction pieces, and non-fiction articles- all combine to make a visually appealing spread that focuses on North Carolina artists and writers.
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North Carolina Literary Review (NoCar PS 266 N8 N66x), Vol. 26 Issue , 2017, p90-104, il, por, f Periodical Website
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34690
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In this interview, Clyde Edgerton discusses his artwork, novels, and non-fiction writing. He discusses what inspires him, including music, his childhood experiences, flying planes, and becoming a father.
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North Carolina Literary Review (NoCar PS 266 N8 N66x), Vol. 26 Issue , 2017, p74-88, il, por, f Periodical Website