We Were BMC Kids: Megan Rice + John Corkran

BMC KIDS May2014PRESENTATION - 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

photoCynthiaHomireforwebThis 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.

charles olson

September 26-28, 2014
Asheville, North Carolina

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Submission Deadline: June 30, 2014
Thematic Focus: The Writers of Black Mountain College

Papers, performances, multi-media, panel proposals and workshops in all relevant disciplines are welcome. Please submit proposals to Brian Butler (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. ) and Alice Sebrell (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. ) by June 30, 2014. Notification will be made by July 15, 2014. The conference will take place in Asheville, NC September 26-28, 2014. Read More >>