Asheville Art Museum Partners with the Folk Art Center and the Southern Highland Craft Guild

  PRESS RELEASE:    Saturday, April 23, 10:00 a.m.—12:00 p.m. In partnership with the Folk Art Center and the Southern Highland Craft Guild, the Asheville Art Museum offers an opportunity for community members to learn more about the history of the Guild as well as current work through a behind-the-scenes tour of the Folk Art […]

Celebrate the Resilience of Rwanda at the White Horse Black Mountain

PRESS RELEASE:  Celebrate Rwandan Resilience Thursday, April 21 – 6-9:30 p.m.- Celebrate the Resilience of Rwanda. Benefit with music, food, entertainment. $25 adults/$10 children/ under 5 free FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE The small central African nation of Rwanda is both a cautionary tale and a hopeful example. In the early 1990s it was the scene of […]

Photo of Alli Marshall by Carrie Eidson

And this year’s Thomas Wolfe Fiction Prize goes to … Alli Marshall

Mountain Xpress is pleased to announce that this year’s winner of the Thomas Wolfe Fiction Prize is our very own Arts & Entertainment editor and writer, Alli Marshall. Her story, “Catching Out,” was selected by author and prize judge, Ron Rash. With over 200 stories submitted, this year’s contest also marks the highest number of […]