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New Orleans painter Carl Blackledge will exhibit new oil paintings at Southside Gallery starting Tuesday (Aug. 6). Blackledge’s first solo exhibition at Southside, which runs through Aug. 31, will feature 17 abstract expressionist paintings, all completed throughout the past year (more…) (August 1, 2013, Page 5)
Water Liars, consisting of Justin Kinkel-Schuster and Pittsboro native Andrew Bryant, are set to perform at Proud Larry’s tonight (July 25) with Alabama rockers Lee Bains III and The Glory Fires opening the show. (more…) (July 25, 2013, Page 5)
Sunday (July 21) marks the start of the 40th annual Faulkner & Yoknapatawpha Conference, which honors and examines the late Nobel Prize-winning author William Faulkner and his work. For a complete conference schedule, click here. (more…) (July 18, 2013, Page 5)
Guess who’s turning 10 this month? It’s the “baby” of the Square Books family, Square Books Jr. The popular children’s book store will be throwing a birthday party Saturday to celebrate with local readers and customers. (June 6, 2013, Page 8)
David Sedaris explores humanity with a humorous touch in his latest work, “Let’s Explore Diabetes with Owls.” The New York Times bestselling author will read from, sign and discuss the book at Off Square Books on Saturday (June 1). (more…) (May 30, 2013, Page 6, 7)