Rebecca receives Lifetime Achievement Award in the Literary Arts

Tuesday, April 14-
6 PM Reception in CPCC Overcash Building, Ross Gallery
7 PM Reading and discussion, Overcash Building Tate Hall

CPCC Overcash Building

Join Rebecca for more April events

April 9 and 11, AWP Conference Panels, Minneapolis, MN

April 13 Reading, Western Carolina University, Cullowhee, NC

AWP in Minneapolis

APPLY NOW for Summer Workshop

Study with Rebecca at Kenyon Review Writers Workshop.

Word Painting

Rebecca appointed 2015 Writer-in-Residence at Hollins University.

Former appointees include Natasha Threthewey, Kelly Cherry, and Paul Zimmer.

Rebecca at Hollins

Word Painting Revised Edition: The Fine Art of Writing Descriptively

New edition includes over 100 writing exercises for all genres.

Word Painting coming in November

The Tribal Knot

Rebecca'a newest nonfiction book, The Tribal Knot: A Memoir of Family, Community, and a Century of Change is now available from Indiana University Press and Amazon.

Tribal Knot

Garrison Keillor reads Rebecca's poem "Autobiography of the Cab Driver..."

"The shortest distance between two points is always under construction."



The Tribal Knot Artifacts
The Tribal Knot Artifacts