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Appalachian Foothills Festival [of Literary Arts]

March 25 - March 26


The Appalachian Foothills Festival is a 2-day event that celebrates writing and storytelling in the tri-state region of Ohio, Kentucky, and West Virginia.
Come browse the book fair, watch a screening of Moundsville and ask the directors a few questions, join the poetry write-off, write a haiku, share you work at an open mic, attend a workshop, contribute to the People of Portsmouth video booth, watch the premiere of Peerless City, and hear Appalachian poet and current Poet Laureate of Ohio, Kari Gunter-Seymour deliver the keynote about coming from “a place so deep inside America, it can’t be seen.”


March 25
March 26
Event Category:


Scioto Literary


Shawnee State University
940 Second Street
Portsmouth, OH 45662 United States
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