North Carolina Poet articles on Wikipedia
North Carolina Poet Laureate
The North Carolina Poet Laureate is the poet laureate for the US state of North Carolina. At first a life appointment, the term of office is now two years
Mar 10th 2017



North Carolina literature
Southern Pines. In 1948 Arthur Talmage Abernethy became the first North Carolina Poet Laureate. Category:Writers from North Carolina List of newspapers
Apr 30th 2017



North Carolina Department of Natural and Cultural Resources
secretary was Sam Ragan, poet and arts advocate who later became North Carolina Poet Laureate. It was renamed to Department of Cultural Resources in 1973
May 1st 2017



University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Coordinates: 35°54′30″N 79°3′0″W / 35.90833°N 79.05000°W / 35.90833; -79.05000 The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, also known as UNC, or
May 19th 2017



University of North Carolina at Greensboro
the year 2006.[citation needed] It is also the home institution of North Carolina Poet Laureate emeritus Fred Chappell. UNCG was named the Top Nursing program
May 6th 2017



Eden, North Carolina
Eden is a city in Rockingham County, North Carolina in the U.S. state of North Carolina. The population was 15,527 at the 2010 census. The city was incorporated
May 16th 2017



Asheville, North Carolina
Asheville is a city in and the county seat of Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States. It is the largest city in Western North Carolina, and the
May 23rd 2017



Wilkes County, North Carolina
Pearson (1879–1981), poet and newspaper publisher who served as North Carolina Poet Laureate from 1953 to 1981. Waylon Reavis (born 1978), musician,
May 20th 2017



Boomer Township, Wilkes County, North Carolina
James Larkin Pearson, a poet and newspaper publisher who served as North Carolina Poet Laureate from 1953 to 1981. Boomer is located 36.067N, 81.253W.
Jan 27th 2016



North Carolina Anvil
The North Carolina Anvil (or simply The Anvil) was an alternative weekly newspaper, subtitled "a weekly newspaper of politics and the arts," published
Nov 14th 2016



Durham, North Carolina
Durham is a city in the U.S. state of North Carolina. It is the county seat of Durham County. The U.S. Census Bureau estimated the city's population to
May 21st 2017



High Point, North Carolina
High Point is a city located in the Piedmont Triad region of the State of North Carolina. As of the 2010 census the city had a total population of 104
May 4th 2017



Hillsborough, North Carolina
The town of Hillsborough is the county seat of Orange County, North Carolina. The population was 6,087 in 2010. Its name was unofficially shortened to
May 15th 2017



Salisbury, North Carolina
Salisbury /ˈsɔːlzbəri/ SAULZ-ber-ee is a town in and the county seat of Rowan County, North Carolina, United States. The population was 33,663 in the 2010
Apr 24th 2017



Rutherford County, North Carolina
Rutherford County is a county located in the southwestern area of the U.S. state of North Carolina. As of the 2010 census, the population was 67,810. Its
Apr 9th 2017



List of University of North Carolina at Wilmington alumni
This is a list of notable alumni who attended the University of North Carolina Wilmington (UNCW). Lavonne J. Adams (1986), poet and author Claudia Bassols
May 26th 2017



Whiteville, North Carolina
Whiteville is a city in Columbus-CountyColumbus County, North Carolina, United States. The population was 5,394 at the 2010 census. It is the largest city in Columbus
May 19th 2017



List of U.S. states' Poets Laureate
Many of the states in the United States have established the post of poet laureate to which a prominent poet residing in the respective state is appointed
May 19th 2017



Oxford, North Carolina
Oxford is a city in Granville-CountyGranville County, North Carolina, United States, with a population of 8,461 as of the 2010 census. It is the county seat of Granville
May 2nd 2017



Carrboro, North Carolina
Carrboro is a town in Orange County in the U.S. state of North Carolina. The population was 19,582 at the 2010 census. The town, which is part of the
Apr 20th 2017



Granville County, North Carolina
Granville County is a county located in the U.S. state of North Carolina. As of the 2010 census, the population was 59,916. Its county seat is Oxford.
May 22nd 2017



Alex Grant (poet)
Alex Grant is a Scottish-born American poet and instructor. He was born in Greenock, Inverclyde, Scotland, and grew up in Kirkcaldy, Fife, Scotland
Sep 14th 2016



List of people from North Carolina
children's author (Charlotte) Fred Chappell (born 1936), author and North Carolina Poet Laureate 1997–2002 (Canton) Ellis Credle (1902–1998), author of books
May 23rd 2017



Black Mountain poets
Black-Mountain">The Black Mountain poets, sometimes called projectivist poets, were a group of mid 20th century American avant-garde or postmodern poets centered on Black
Nov 7th 2016



Brushy Mountains (North Carolina)
The Brushy Mountains are a mountain range located in northwestern North Carolina. They are an isolated "spur" of the much larger Blue Ridge Mountains,
Jan 11th 2017



Kathryn Stripling Byer
and teacher. She was named by Governor Mike Easley as the fifth North Carolina Poet Laureate, 2005–2009 and was the first woman to hold the position
May 2nd 2017



Benson, North Carolina
Benson is a town located in Johnston County, North Carolina, United States. The town lies at the intersection of Interstates 95 and 40. Each year Benson
Apr 13th 2017



Shelby Stephenson
December 22, 2014, he was named by Governor Pat McCrory as the ninth North Carolina Poet Laureate, a position he is set to hold from 2014 to 2016. Stephenson
Jan 5th 2017



Cathy Smith Bowers
Charlotte. Bowers was named by Governor Bev Perdue as the sixth North Carolina Poet Laureate, 2010–2012. She has published five collections of poetry
Jan 5th 2017



Jonathan Williams (poet)
Jonathan Williams (March 8, 1929 – March 16, 2008) was an American poet, publisher, essayist, and photographer. He is known as the founder of The Jargon
Apr 26th 2017



Fuller House (Louisburg, North Carolina)
Fuller House is a historic home located at Louisburg, Franklin County, North Carolina. It was built in 1856, and is a two-story, three bay by two bay,
Nov 30th 2016



Rutherford College, North Carolina
Talmage Abernethy (1872–1956), journalist, minister, scholar; first North Carolina Poet Laureate Charles Laban Abernethy (1872–1955), lawyer, congressman
Feb 7th 2017



Sampson County, North Carolina
Sampson-CountySampson County is the second-largest county in North Carolina. As of the 2010 Census, the population was 63,431. Its county seat is Clinton. Sampson
May 15th 2017



Wendell, North Carolina
Wendell is a town in Wake County, North Carolina United States. It is a satellite town of Raleigh, the state capital. The population was 5,845 at the 2010
Apr 4th 2017



Hendersonville, North Carolina
HendersonvilleHendersonville is a city in Henderson-CountyHenderson County, North Carolina United States. This city is 22 miles south of Asheville. It is the county seat of Henderson
May 11th 2017



Tryon, North Carolina
Historic Places in 1998. Cathy Smith Bowers, poet and professor; North Carolina Poet Laureate, 2010–2012 William Gillette, actor who built a home in Tryon;
May 21st 2017



Orange County, North Carolina
Orange County is a county located in the U.S. state of North Carolina. As of the 2010 census, the population was 133,801. Its county seat is Hillsborough
Feb 17th 2017



List of North Carolina State University people
The list of North Carolina State University people includes notable alumni, faculty, and chief executives of North Carolina State University. Annie
May 25th 2017



List of University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill alumni
This is a list of notable alumni of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. http://www.ncmarkers
May 25th 2017



Carolina, Puerto Rico
Carolina (Spanish pronunciation: [kaɾoˈlina]) is a municipality located on the northeast coast of Puerto Rico. It lies immediately east of the capital
May 15th 2017



Lancaster, South Carolina
Universities: USC Lancaster Cathy Smith Bowers, poet and professor; North Carolina Poet Laureate, 2010–2012 Danny Clyburn, baseball player Charles Duke,
May 10th 2017



Public Facilities Privacy & Security Act
The Public Facilities Privacy & Security Act, officially called An Act to Provide for Single-sex Multiple Occupancy Bathroom and Changing Facilities in
May 2nd 2017



Valerie Macon
servant and poet. She was named by Governor Pat McCrory as the eighth North Carolina Poet Laureate, a position she was set to hold from 2014 to 2016. Appointed
Jan 5th 2017



UNC School of Media and Journalism
Coordinates: 35°54′36.81″N 79°3′6.66″W / 35.9102250°N 79.0518500°W / 35.9102250; -79.0518500 The first University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill journalism
May 2nd 2017



Dudley, North Carolina
Dudley is an unincorporated community in Wayne County, North Carolina, United States, about 9 miles south of Goldsboro. Part of this area includes the
Jan 30th 2017



List of female poets
1944), Irish poet Cathy Smith Bowers (born 1949), American poet; North Carolina Poet Laureate 2010–2012 Nicole Brossard (born 1943), French Canadian formalist
May 17th 2017



Robert Whitehill (Hebrew poet)
Robert Whitehill is an American Hebrew poet. Robert Whitehill was born in 1947 in High Point, North Carolina, and grew up in Lubbock, Texas, where
Mar 25th 2016



James Cummins (poet)
Cummins James Cummins is an American poet. Cummins teaches at the University of Cincinnati and is the curator of the Elliston Poetry Collection. He is married
Jan 2nd 2017



Grace Beacham Freeman
Carolina Died October 28, 2002(2002-10-28) (aged 86) AshevilleAsheville, North Carolina Occupation Poet, writer, columnist AlmaAlma mater B.A., Converse College Notable
Mar 23rd 2017



List of poets
Talmage Abernethy (1872–1956), journalist, minister, scholar; first North Carolina Poet Laureate Sam Abrams (born 1935), American poet Seth Abramson (born
May 8th 2017





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