Elizabeth Brim

Elizabeth Brim has an MFA from the University of Georgia and has studied extensively in metals, sculpture, and blacksmithing at the Penland School of Crafts in North Carolina.

Tori Bush

Tori Bush, a North Carolinian living in New Orleans, is a writer and arts administrator.

David L. Campbell

Arkansas hick lucked out in Louisiana; J.D. Tulane (1960), D.Phil in Law at Oxford University (1960, Marshall Scholar); Thought he was a lawyer for thirty-five years in New Orleans; Got bit...

Celia Carnes

Celia Carnes is a student pursuing a degree in Global Studies and Anthropology at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.

Catherine Carter

Born on the eastern shore of Maryland and raised there by wolves and vultures, Catherine Carter now lives with her husband in Cullowhee, near Western Carolina University, where she teaches...

W. Hodding Carter III

W. Hodding Carter III is an award-winning journalist, educator, public official, and civic leader. Born in New Orleans, raised in Greenville, Mississippi, and educated at Princeton, he...

Hannah Casparian

Hannah Casparian is a chef, a baker and a registered Dietitian. Born to a priest and an artist, Hannah grew up traveling, eating, experiencing and cooking. At age eleven, she moved from...

Cecile Monteyne Charleston

Cecile Monteyne Charleston is a native of New Orleans, Louisiana, who recently relocated to Toronto, Ontario, with her husband, baby, and husky.

Eric Charleston

Eric Charleston is an attorney practicing in New Orleans, LA. For fun, he busts a move with his Mardi Gras dance troupe, the 610 Stompers, and plays small roles in community theater.

Perry Chiaramonte

Perry Chiaramonte is a reporter for FoxNews.com, covering a wide range of issues including national policy, criminal justice and foreign affairs.

Kim Church

Kim Church’s debut novel, Byrd, will be published by Dzanc Books in March 2014. A Pushcart Prize nominee, Kim has published short stories and poetry in Shenandoah, Mississippi Review,...

Casey Clabough

Casey Clabough is the author of the memoir Schooled: Life Lessons of a College Professor (forthcoming), the novel Confederado, the travel memoir The Warrior's Path: Reflections Along an...

Annette Saunooke Clapsaddle

Annette Saunooke Clapsaddle, an enrolled member of the Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians (EBCI) resides in Qualla, North Carolina, with her husband, Evan, and their sons, Ross and Charlie.

Rebecca Fairfax Clay

Boston-born writer Rebecca Fairfax Clay is a longtime resident of Chatham County, North Carolina, but, inspired by Flaubert’s adage that travel teaches humility, she has roamed the globe...

Katy Clune

Katy Clune has worked in communications for the cultural sector for more than ten years.

Wes Cochran

Wesley and Missy Cochran were born and raised in LaGrange, Georgia.

Tony Coleman

Tony Coleman is from Memphis, TN. He’s spent the last 10 years living between various cities in New England and the city that will always be his Home.

Alfred Conteh

Growing up in a small southern college town, there weren’t many places in my area where I could be exposed to fine art.

miriam cooke

miriam cooke is Braxton Craven Distinguished Professor of Arab Cultures at Duke University.

Martha Lynn Coon

Martha Lynn Coon is a writer, blogger, and mother of two. Originally from Alabama, she currently lives in Austin, Texas with her husband and children. She holds an MFA from The University...

Karen L. Cox

Karen L. Cox was born in Huntington, West Virginia. She moved with her family to North Carolina when she was 11 and attended public schools in Greensboro.

Kareem Crayton

Kareem Crayton, a native Southerner, is a scholar whose work integrates law, politics and race. His analysis on politics and voting matters regularly appear in media outlets including the...

Moira Crone

In 2009, Moira Crone was given the Robert Penn Warren Award from the Fellowship of Southern Writers for the body of her work. Calling her a "writer's writer," Allan Gurganus wrote the prize...

Hal Crowther

Hal Crowther, who won the Baltimore Sun’s H.L. Mencken Writing Award in 1992, is the author of An Infuriating American: The Incendiary Arts of H.L. Mencken, published in October 2014 by...

Paul Cuadros

Paul Cuadros is the author of the best-selling book, A Home on the Field: How One Championship Team Inspires Hope for the Revival of Small-Town America, Harpers.

Jefferson Currie

Jefferson Currie is an enrolled member of the Lumbee Tribe of North Carolina and a native North Carolinian. After graduating from the University of North Carolina at Pembroke with a BA in...

Kenny Dalsheimer

Kenny Dalsheimer is an award-winning filmmaker, producer, and media educator. He founded The Groove Productions in 1996. In 2007, he co-directed Bending Space: Georges Rousse and the Durham...

Nicholas Danforth

Nicholas Danforth completed his Ph.D. in history at Georgetown University in 2015 and has written widely about Turkey, U.S. foreign policy, and the Middle East for publications including...

Lucy Daniels

Lucy Daniels is a writer and clinical psychologist who uses the lessons learned in her personal victory over anorexia nervosa and writer’s block to assist others. Her novels include the...

Randi Davenport

Randi Davenport is the author of The End of Always (Hachette/Twelve, 2014) and The Boy Who Loved Tornadoes (Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill, 2010).