| Mar 31, 2014
| 3:57 PM
April is Poetry Month, thanks to the designation by the Academy of American Poets. In honor of the first day of this annual homage to the spoken word, we're spotlighting collections by several local poets.
Award-winning poet and artist Carolyn Kreiter-...
| Nov 26, 2013
| 4:45 PM
O'Connor Casting will conduct an open casting call Dec. 5 in Chicago for "The Great Norway Adventure."
"Alt for Norge," as it is titled in Norway, is an Emmy-winning hit in that country. It follows 12 Norwegian-Americans who compete in a series of...
| Jan 3, 2014
| 8:36 PM
A landmark home in Eastside Costa Mesa has for nearly 35 years been informally and affectionately known as the "clock house."
And for good reason: In front of its Americana white picket fence and manicured lawn is a vintage clock atop a 12-foot-high...
| Sep 24, 2013
| 12:30 PM
Norway has chosen Iram Haq's first feature "I Am Yours" as its entry in the Oscar foreign-language film.
" 'I am Yours' is an impressive debut that touches and raises important questions about being a woman and man in a complex society; the committee...
| Oct 2, 2013
| 6:18 AM
Here's a look at what's happening this week in literary events.
Friday, Oct. 4
Tracy Wainwright - author book-signing
2 to 7 p.m.
Victorious Images Mastectomy Care & Support
6961 Richmond Rd., Williamsburg
Toano author Tracy Wainright will be on...
| Oct 16, 2013
| 8:17 AM
Before the driving of the golden spike that marked the Oct. 16, 1881 completion of the Chesapeake & Ohio Railroad between Newport News and Richmond, the only way to travel to the Peninsula was by often impassable roads or slow-moving boats on the water....
| Aug 29, 2013
September looks to be a busy month for Hampton Roads writers and readers. Here’s a snapshot, so mark your calendars and watch for more information in the days ahead:
The Saturday Poetry Series at Williamsburg kicks off the season on Sept. 7, 11 a....
| Jul 22, 2013
The lifetime waterman shifted uncomfortably on the narrow hospital bed. "I'd rather work a month for free than be here," said Edward "E.C." Hogge, Jr., who operates his deadrise, "Shannon Kay," out of Gloucester. Hogge was being prepped for a...
| Dec 6, 2012
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| May 3, 2013
There's always a lot going on in Tidewater, whether you're a reader, a writer or poet, or just looking for some literary fun. Check out this week's special events and deadlines!
Chesapeake Romance Writers
Writers First - 2013 Writer's...
| Apr 5, 2013
We're just about a full week into National Poetry Month, and in Hampton Roads, there is no shortage of opportunities for you to soak up all the verse you want. Here's what's coming up in the next couple weeks.
The Patarick Hayes Writers Series at...