North Carolina’s poet laureate to read Sunday

Kathryn Stripling Byer, North Carolina’s poet laureate, will read selections of her work at 2 p.m. Sunday, March 30, at the Asheville Art Museum. The event is free and open to the public.

The event is being held in conjunction with the exhibition “Nace Brock: Painter, Poet and Photographer,” which is on view in the museum’s Holden Community Gallery through April 27.

Byer has received writing fellowships from the National Endowment for the Arts and the North Carolina Arts Council. She was the former poet-in-residence at Western Carolina University in Cullowhee.

— Jason Sandford, multimedia editor

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