We Were BMC Kids: Megan Rice + John Corkran
PRESENTATION - Thursday, May 15, 7:30 pm
Megan Rice (daughter of Jack & Barbara Rice) and John Corkran (son of David & Marion Corkran) will share their experiences of BMC from a child's perspective, including a reading of Megan's book “A Childish View of Black Mountain College” & a screening of a short video recently made about John's experience.
$5 / Free for BMCM+AC members + students w/ID
Cynthia Homire: Vision Quest
January 24 - May 17, 2014
This exhibition examines the work of poet, potter and visual artist Cynthia Homire, a Black Mountain College alumna, now in her early 80s. Homire was a student at Black Mountain College from 1950-1954, where she studied with Charles Olson, Robert Creeley, and M. C. Richards, among many others. The artist will be present at the opening. A new publication of her poems and drawings will be available to purchase. Curated by Connie Bostic.
Support for this project has been generously provided by the following: The Beattie Foundation; the North Carolina Arts Council, a division of the Department of Cultural Resources, with funding from the National Endowment for the Arts. Additional support from: Emoke B'racz, Porge Buck, The Captain's Bookshelf, Memphis Holland, Larry Hopkins, Ron & Linda Larsen and Virginia McKinley. Read More >>
ReVIEWING Black Mountain College 6
Call for papers and proposals. All disciplines invited.
September 26-28, 2014
Asheville, North Carolina
Submission Deadline: June 30, 2014
Thematic Focus: The Writers of Black Mountain College