Writers from North Carolina's Literary Hall of Fame

Writers from North Carolina's Literary Hall of Fame

The shared past of these authors is the Civil War and its aftermath which gave North Carolina a distinctive history, literature, music, and lifestyle. We will find common motifs in this series including attachment to place as well as the effects of racism.

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  • The Marrow of Tradition, Charles Chesnutt
  • Look Homeward, Angel, Thomas Wolfe
  • The Winter People, John Ehle
  • Roxanna Slade, Reynolds Price
  • On Agate Hill, Lee Smith