Category: Arts & Entertainment

Andrea Clark Photography Exhibit

Andrea Clarke,  photojournalist. Photo: Urban News Staff reports Andrea Clark began taking her photos of Asheville’s East End community around 1968, and she published many Read more »

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N.C. Representative Bruce Goforth Donates to the Future of the YMI Cultural Center

Executive Director, Harry Harrison and Rep. Bruce Goforth.  Photo: Urban News By Michael Ackley Some of the most memorable passages in Thomas Wolfe’s 1929 novel, Read more »

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Leonard Pitts, Jr.

Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist Leonard Pitts, Jr. will be the keynote speaker for Asheville’s 29th annual Martin Luther King Prayer Breakfast. Leonard Pitts began writing professionally Read more »

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Songs, Movies & Moments

by Maya Carpenter  Condo Hard to Sell Due To Weed Smell The Grammy Award-winning rapper’s ‘Lil Wayne’s landlord has been having a tough time unloading Read more »

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Come and Discover Your Memories with ‘Juke Joint!’

It was a time when gin was sold in Dixie cups for fifty cents a shot. Pickled Pigs Feet, Moon Pies, and peanuts dumped in Read more »

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Songs, Movies & Moments – A Look at Entertainment

The CMA’s New Artist of the Year, Darius Rucker. By Maya Carpenter We are nearing the end of the year, and there’s no better way Read more »

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W.C. Reid Center for Creative Arts Presents ‘You the Jury’

Director of “You the Jury,” Whitfield Simms, Jr.   Photo: Jury Inc. Staff Reports Asheville Parks, Recreation and Cultural Arts and the W.C. Reid Center for Read more »

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Book Bag: A Thousand Words, a Hundred Years: Fresh Views of a Century of Black Life in America

Posing Beauty African American Images: From the 1890s to the Present By Deborah Willis Historically, images of African Americans, especially beautiful ones, have been unseen Read more »

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Violinist Daniel Bernard Roumain to Perform at UNC Asheville

Staff Reports Funk, rock, hip-hop and classical music might not seem like natural partners, but violinist and composer Daniel Bernard Roumain (known as DBR) has Read more »

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Environmental Film Festival Returns

Staff reports The Wild and Scenic Environmental Film Festival will return to Asheville on Friday, October 23 at UNC Asheville. The festival will feature a Read more »

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