June 7, 2012. The next Wordkeepers event will be held Saturday, June 16, from 4 – 6 p.m. at the Ashe County Arts Council in West Jefferson (303 W. School Street). At 3 p.m., prior to the 4 p.m. readings, musicians Henry Doss and Scot Pope will play their original music at the Arts Center. Wordkeepers is free and open to the public.
May 7, 2012. From poetry collections to academic tomes, authors and editors from the Department of English at Appalachian State University were honored recently for their published work.