Three more dates on tap in our 2019 Southern Storytellers Series
Year-round programming at Folkmoot includes this series of writers, artists and musicians sharing stories that illustrate authentic, living and historic southern culture. Storytellers events include a program by the authors, southern foods and beverages, visual displays and panel discussions. The Southern Storytellers Series features up to nine events throughout the year.
Southern Storytellers Supper Series | Upcoming Dates
Wm. Ritter & Sarah Ogletree • Oct. 17
Growing up in Western North Carolina gave both William Ritter and Sarah Ogletree a love for the music traditional to our area. They sing old love songs, new love songs, and traditional mountain music. William earned a masters in Appalachian Culture and Music and Sarah shares with him a passion for harmony singing and good old-fashioned tunes.
Courtney Lix • Nov. 21
Courtney Lix will share stories of the women featured in her book, “No Place for the Weary Kind: Women of the Smokies.” Come hear about women who possessed the tenacity and perseverance to survive in the remote Smokies of days past.