Mar 202012

Rowan-Cabarrus Community College is holding its Literary & Fine Arts Festival from Sunday, March 25th, 2012, to Thursday, March 29th, at various sites.  The events, including lectures, poetry, film, and more,  are open to both RCCC students and the community.  All events are free, but you need to reserve tickets for Look Back the Maytime Days by calling 704-216-7272.

Sunday, March 25

• 1:30-2:30 p.m. – reception and information booth about RCCC Literary & Fine Arts Festival (Norvell Theater)

• 2:30 p.m. – Look Back the Maytime Days performance (Norvell Theater) To reserve tickets for this event only call 704-216-7272

Monday, March 26

• 10-10:50 a.m. – Keynote: Fred Chappell (North Campus, Room 4204)

• 12:-12:50 p.m. – Multi-Genre Ideas in the Classroom (North Campus, Room 4204) –  presented by RCCC English Faculty Members Myra Tannehill and Ginger Fox

• 1-1:50 p.m. – film session led by Rowan-Cabarrus instructor Erin DiCesare (North Campus, Room 4204)

• 1-3 p.m. – Art department open house (North Campus Room 608)

• 2-2:50 p.m. – Local history re-enactor and author Nancy Brewer (North Campus)

Tuesday, March 27

• 10-10:50 a.m. – lecture on becoming a writer led by Rowan-Cabarrus religious studies instructor Michelle Lyerly (North Campus)

• 11-11:50 a.m. – discussion of poetry and art led by Jonathan K. Rice (North Campus, Room 4204)

• 12-12:50 p.m. – Rowan-Cabarrus English instructor Shauna Moser and librarian Rodney Lippard will lead a discussion on the book, Brighten the Corner Where You Are, from festival keynote speaker Fred Chappell (North Campus, Room 4204)

• 1-1:50 p.m. – Weaver’s Knot Awards (North Campus, Room 4204)

• 2-4:45 p.m. – Sculpture Dedication (North Campus)

Wednesday, March 28

• 10-10:50 a.m. – lecture on science fiction and poetry writing (South Campus, Room 106) RCCC Faculty Dr. Sherry Ginn andJessie Carty

• 11-11:50 a.m. – Rowan-Cabarrus reading center director Teena Boone and librarian Timothy Hunter will lead a discussion on the book, “Brighten the Corner Where You Are,” from festival keynote speaker Chappell (South Campus, Room 106)

• 12-12:50 p.m. – Open Mic (South Campus, Room 106)

• 12 p.m.-1:45 p.m. – Leslie Frontz Watercolor Demo (South Campus Student Center)

• 2-2:50 p.m. – poet and artist Jonathon K. Rice leads an interactive session on the joining of art and poetry (South Campus, Room 106)

• 5:30-8:30 p.m. – Open Mic (Dilworth Coffeehouse)

Thursday, March 29

• 9:30-10:30 a.m. – Reception (North Campus, Auditorium)

• 10:30 a.m.-noon – Look Back the Maytime Days performance (North Campus, Auditorium)

• 12:15-1 p.m. – Call Me M.I.S.T.E.R. Open Mic (North Campus, Auditorium)

• 1:15-2 p.m. – Rowan-Cabarrus Creative Writing Awards (North Campus, Auditorium)

• 2-2:50 p.m. – poet and artist Jonathon K. Rice leads an interactive session on the joining of art and poetry (South Campus, Room 106)

• 6-9:30 p.m. – Poetry Slam (Dilworth Coffeehouse)

 March 20, 2012  Posted by  Art, literature

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