Wordfest in the News
Without support of local news and culture outlets, including your sharing Wordfest on FB and Twitter, Asheville Wordfest would not have been able venture from the living room in which it was first created a group of poets. Here is some of the press from over the years.

Asheville Wordfest explores the relationships between science, art …

On a Personal Note Elizabeth Meade – The Laurel of Asheville


Asheville Wordfest returns following last year’s hiatus | Mountain Xpress


Asheville Wordfest 2018: Earth, People, Words – Capital At Play

Mar 30, 2018 – Representatives from the Creek Nation, Mexico, Uganda, Scotland, and elsewhere will share poetry about climate and consciousness. Events …

Asheville Wordfest: Celebrating Diversity Among Poets – The Laurel of …

It’s a celebration of multiculturalism when Asheville Wordfest gathers poets at various venues around town for music, poetry, prose and workshops.

Wordfest Returns for Tenth Year – The Laurel of Asheville

Asheville’s celebration of poetry returns to Lenoir- Rhyne UniversityAsheville from Thursday, April 12, to Sunday, April 15.

Asheville WordFest features an array of readings, workshops, and children’s activities to celebrate the power of poetry in an increasingly manufactured media …

The Urban News » Asheville Wordfest Rides its Fifth Year

theurbannews.com/events/2012/ashevillewordfest-rides-its-fifth-year/Apr 12, 2012 – Asheville Wordfest director Laura Hope-Gill has been working throughout the past year to organize the 2012 Wordfest weekend. With a theme …

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