Wyoming Arts Council

Longfellow’s reach a long, enduring one

Join thousands of people across Wyoming this fall who will read, discuss and fall in love with one book: My Ántonia by Willa Cather. It’s all part of the Wyoming Big Read, a program of the National Endowment for the Arts (NEA). Until November 15, local libraries in 13 counties will have book discussions, living
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Longfellow's reach a long, enduring one

Join thousands of people across Wyoming this fall who will read, discuss and fall in love with one book: My Ántonia by Willa Cather. It’s all part of the Wyoming Big Read, a program of the National Endowment for the Arts (NEA). Until November 15, local libraries in 13 counties will have book discussions, living
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Juan Laden exhibit opens in Denmark

“Passing Memories, Descansos: Roadside Memorials of the West,” an exhibition of photographs by Juan Laden of Lander, will be on display at the Skive Bibliotek in Skive, which is on Denmark’s Jutland Peninsula. Exhibit dates are Nov. 3-Dec. 29. Juan will depart next week for Denmark to oversee the exhibit and talk about his work.
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GTMF holds "StringFest" for students

From a press release: The Grand Teton Music Festival announced plans today for its annual StringFest for area middle school music students. The unique three-day string clinic brings the orchestra studentsof Jackson Hole and Star Valley Middle Schools together with Festival veteran violinist Barbara Scowcroft for an intense collaborative rehearsal and concert experience. StringFest 2007
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GTMF holds "StringFest" for students

From a press release: The Grand Teton Music Festival announced plans today for its annual StringFest for area middle school music students. The unique three-day string clinic brings the orchestra studentsof Jackson Hole and Star Valley Middle Schools together with Festival veteran violinist Barbara Scowcroft for an intense collaborative rehearsal and concert experience. StringFest 2007
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Literary conference features worldly line-up

The 21st annual ARTCORE/Casper College Literary Conference, with the theme of “Spiritual Warriors,” features an international line-up of poets and writers Oct. 17-19 in Casper. Presenters include Nick Flynn, New York City poet and essayist and author of the memoir “Another Bullshit Night in Suck City;” Ekiwah Adler-Belendez (shown at right), a 19-year-old poet prodigy
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Box gets Booklist stars for "Blue Heaven"

Keir Graff has written a positive review of C.J. Box’s upcoming thriller, “Blue Heaven,” for Booklist Online. C.J., or “Chuck,” as the writer (a WAC fellowship winner) is known throughout his native Wyoming, is the author of seven Joe Pickett mysteries, five of which have received starred reviews on Booklist, considered the Bible of “books
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Box gets Booklist stars for "Blue Heaven"

Keir Graff has written a positive review of C.J. Box’s upcoming thriller, “Blue Heaven,” for Booklist Online. C.J., or “Chuck,” as the writer (a WAC fellowship winner) is known throughout his native Wyoming, is the author of seven Joe Pickett mysteries, five of which have received starred reviews on Booklist, considered the Bible of “books
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Jeffe Kennedy at Cheyenne YMCA

Jeffe Kennedy, Laramie author of the essay collection “Wyoming Trucks, True Love, and the Weather Channel,” will talk about all these topics (and more) at a presentation at the Cheyenne Family YMCA on Thursday, Oct. 18, 7-8:30 p.m. The event is free and open to the public. You don’t have to be a YMCA member
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Hurwitz & Reece team up for CD release

On October 27, 6-8:30 p.m., the Parks Reece Gallery in Livingston, Mont., will hold a reception to unveil Parks Reece’s original painting he did for Michael Hurwitz’s new “Cowboy Fandango” CD. Then, at a 9 p.m. in a show at Livingston’s Owl Lounge, Hurwitz debuts music from this new CD. He will appear with satirical
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