Free discussion on the teachings of Thomas Wolfe and reviving his literary reputation through the powerful story of the death of Ben Gant. Also, featuring selections from the film co-produced by Steve Agnew and Tom Rash in association with Rock Creek Productions “A Prayer for Coherence: Thomas Wolfe’s Look Homeward, Angel,” revealing the profound impact of Thomas Wolfe on numerous writers including Robert Morgan, Pat Conroy, Charles Frazier, Elizabeth Kostova, William Gay, Ron Rash, and David Madden.
Statewide Arts Celebration Events
In all corners of our state, North Carolinians engage in a wide variety of arts experiences – from performances in big concert halls to artist residencies in schools. During our anniversary season, we are shining a spotlight on these creative moments. Events and programs in all 100 counties have been dedicated to the North Carolina Arts Council’s 50th. This is our Statewide Arts Celebration.