Wyoming Arts Council

Fellowship winners read at book festival

The Wyoming Arts Council’s 2009 creative writing fellowship recipients in fiction read from their work on Thursday, Sept. 18, at the Goodstein Foundation Library at Casper College. Kevin Holdsworth (top left), who lives in Green River and teaches at Western Wyoming Community College, read an excerpt from “Silver Wings.” Val Pexton of Laramie (top right)
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Globe-trotting journalist to speak at UW

From a UW press reelease: Steve LeVine, a veteran foreign affairs journalist, will be the keynote speaker at the 12th annual Susan B. Horton Cone Family Distinguished Lecture Friday, Oct. 3, at the University of Wyoming. LeVine’s presentation, “Russia, Pipelines and the Great Game,” begins at 4 p.m. in the College of Education auditorium. The
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Historian speaks about Lincoln in the West

From a State Parks and Cultural Resources press release: Abraham Lincoln and his connection to the American West is the focus of a lecture by Dr. Richard W. Etulain at Fort Bridger State Park in Uinta County at 7 p.m., on Friday, October 3. Dr. Etulain is author of “Lincoln Looks West: From the Mississippi
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Netniintoonoo exhibit at Teton Co. Library

On Saturday, Oct. 11, the Teton County Public Library in Jackson will open its new exhibition, “Netniintoonoo” or “The Place Where We Live,” from 10:30-11:30 a.m. For this exhibit, First and 6th grade students from the Arapahoe School, families and elders used black-and-white film to capture images of their community to create an Arapaho photo
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Deadline for WHC regular grants is Oct. 1

The Wyoming Arts Council isn’t the only granting organization in the state.The deadline for Wyoming Humanities Council regular grants (over $2,000) is Oct. 1, for projects beginning Dec. 1 or later. That’s next Wednesday, so get busy. The WHC also offers mini-grants of up to $2,000. That deadline is the first of every month beginning
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Collaborative photo & music exhibit at Cam-Plex Heritage Center Gallery

“100 Responses to Narcissistic Gourmand Cannibalism,” a collaborative exhibit of Photo-Graphics by F.R. Olveda and and music by John Fink, Jr., will be on display at the Cam-Plex Heritage Center Gallery in Gillette Oct. 1-Nov. 12. OPening reception will be held on Friday, Oct. 10, 5-7 p.m. The reception is free and open to the
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Collaborative photo & music exhibit at Cam-Plex Heritage Center Gallery

“100 Responses to Narcissistic Gourmand Cannibalism,” a collaborative exhibit of Photo-Graphics by F.R. Olveda and and music by John Fink, Jr., will be on display at the Cam-Plex Heritage Center Gallery in Gillette Oct. 1-Nov. 12. OPening reception will be held on Friday, Oct. 10, 5-7 p.m. The reception is free and open to the
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Williams keynote speaker at "Got Equality"

From a UW press release: “Got Equality,” an event celebrating the contributions of Wyoming’s outstanding women leaders, will be held Friday, Sept. 26, from 4-9 p.m. at the Hilton Garden Inn and University of Wyoming Conference Center. A variety of workshops for students will be offered from 4-6 p.m. A social hour is set for
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Williams keynote speaker at "Got Equality"

From a UW press release: “Got Equality,” an event celebrating the contributions of Wyoming’s outstanding women leaders, will be held Friday, Sept. 26, from 4-9 p.m. at the Hilton Garden Inn and University of Wyoming Conference Center. A variety of workshops for students will be offered from 4-6 p.m. A social hour is set for
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Equality State Book Festival scenes

WAC fellowship winner John Nesbitt of Torrington (right) talks to WAC staffer Linda Coatney at the Equality State Book Festival Saturday at the Nicolaysen Art Museum in Casper.

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