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Writers at Home Continues with Readings by Master of Liberal Arts Students

ASHEVILLE, NC – Members of UNC Asheville’s Master of Liberal Arts program will present their creative writing works in the next installment of UNC Asheville’s Writers at Home series. Authors include Nathan Cook, Jordan Dolfi and Carolyn Ogburn. The reading begins at 3 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 20, at Malaprop’s Bookstore/CafĂ©, 55 Haywood St., downtown Asheville. It is free and open to the public.

Ogburn is a recipient of an Asheville Area Arts Council Emerging Artist Grant and multiple fellowships to the Virginia Center of Creative Arts. She recently received her Master of Liberal Arts degree with concentrations in disability studies and creative writing. Cook recently received his Master of Liberal Arts degree with a concentration in political science; he holds a bachelor’s degree from UNC Chapel Hill. Cook currently lives in Asheville. Dolfi is a current student of the Master of Liberal Arts program. Her work focuses on the creative expression of the human condition in memoir, stories of the self and lyric essay.

The Writers at Home Series is sponsored by UNC Asheville’s Great Smokies Writing Program. For more information, call the program at 828.250.2353.

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