Don Teter portrays "Porte Crayon"

Event Date: 
Tue, 03/26/2019 - 7:00pm - 9:00pm
Location: 
FOLKLIFE CENTER
Fee: 
FREE

On Tuesday, March 26, at 7 p.m. the Frank and Jane Gabor West Virginia Folklife Center will host a free, interactive historical performance of the renowned author and artist David Hunter Strother, who used the pen name Porte Crayon. The portrayal, by Fairmont State University Assistant Professor of Surveying Don Teter, brings to life West Virginia’s preeminent example of 19th century “local color” writers and artists, using Porte Crayon’s informative and humorous stories and reproductions of several of his sketches and illustrations.


Francene Kirk

(304)367-4170

Francene.Kirk@fairmontstate.edu

 

Contact: 
Francene Kirk

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