North Carolina Library Association 57th Biennial Conference
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Presidential Endowment Dinner

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Sept. 21.

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       featuring ...
Opening General Session -- Wednesday, Oct. 17, 10:00 ~ 11:30 a.m.

Kathryn Stripling ByerThis session will be opened with a poem from
North Carolina Poet Laureate Kathryn Stripling Byer
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Multi-Grammy awarded folk musician, story teller, folklorist and North Carolina public television host David Holt will be the opening session general speaker ... more

Second General Session : Ogilvie Lecture -- Thursday, Oct. 18, 1:45 ~ 3:30 p.m.

UNC-G Poet and playwright Mark Smith-Soto will read from his work.

GladysAnn Wells, Arizona State Librarian, introduced by NC State Librarian Mary Boone, will speak on “Telling Our Story to Resource Allocators ... more

Closing General Session
Friday, Oct. 19, 12:00 ~ 2:00 p.m.


Bland Simpson
, playwright, novelist, and member of the famous Red Clay Ramblers, will send us home with a song in our hearts and a story for our ears ... more

Presidential Endowment Dinner
Wednesday, Oct. 17, 7:00 ~ 9:00 p.m.


Dinner and a musical cabaret performance from the EbzB production of WAR BONDS: the Songs and Letters of World War II. Proceeds benefit the NCLA Endowment.

Appearing Authors and Artists

Sharyn McCrumb
Sharyn McCrumb
Thursday, 12-1:30 p.m.
George Guidall
George Guidall
Thursday, 12-1:30 p.m.
Glenis Redmond
Glenis Redmond
Wednesday, 11:45-1:15 p.m.
Jim Grimsley
Jim Grimsley
Thursday, 11:00 a.m.-12
Jaki Shelton Greene
Jaki Shelton Green
Wednesday, 11:45-1:15 p.m.
Carole Weatherford
Carole Weatherford
Friday, 7:30-8:45 a.m.
John Hart
John Hart
Wednesday, 11:45-1:15 p.m.
Bill Leslie
Bill Leslie
Thursday, 12-1:30 p.m.