ABOUT THE EVENT:
Join us for this unique speaker series as some of our favorite North Carolina writers and entertainers read from literary works by authors they admire. Each presentation is followed by a Q&A with moderators from our event partner, WHQR Public Media. CFLC’s friends and supporters are invited to gather for great stories, libations, and fun!
– Doors open at 5 p.m. The program begins at 5:30 p.m. and ends by 7 p.m.
– Each presentation is followed by Q&A with moderators from WHQR Public Media
– Proceeds from these events benefit CFLC’s adult education programs, keeping them free for our students.
– New this year: Purchase an ALL-EVENT season pass in advance and save $20!
EVENT DATES AND FEATURED AUTHORS AND ENTERTAINERS:
September 19 Wills Maxwell, Jr., Comedian | Writer | Filmmaker; Q&A moderated by WHQR’s Kelly Kenoyer
September 26 Zach Hanner, Actor | Stage director | Writer; Q&A moderated by WHQR’s Jemila Ericson
October 3 Clyde Edgerton, Professor | Novelist; Q&A moderated by WHQR’s Ben Schachtman
October 10 Rhonda Bellamy, Talk show host | Author | Arts advocate; Q&A moderated by WHQR’s Rachel Keith
October 17 Celia Rivenbark, Humor Columnist | Author; Q&A moderated by WHQR’s Rachel Lewis Hilburn
October 24 Wiley Cash, Author | Professor | Writing advocate; Q&A moderated by WHQR’s Cami Mojica
Bill’s Brewing Company and Taproom (4238 Market Street)
$1 from each purchase of a featured beer will be donated to the Literacy Council, courtesy of our event host, Bill’s Brewing Co.
Food and drinks will be available for purchase.