Dwellers in The Hills; Uncle Abner, Master of Mysteries; The Mountain School-Teacher
O. Henry Memorial Awards Prize Stories Finalist (1919): "Five Thousand Dollars Reward;" Anthologized in "The World's 100 Best Short Stories (1927) and The World's Best 100 Detective Stories (1929
The West Virginia Storytelling Guild will present a free concert, “Stories A-Bloom!,” at 7:30 p.m., Friday, April 24, at the Frank and Jane Gabor West Virginia Folklife Center on the campus of Fairmont State University.
Six storytellers from the West Virginia Storytelling Guild will entertain with a variety of stories from their repertoires. There also will be books and CDs from various tellers available for purchase.
A special presentation at the Frank and Jane Gabor West Virginia Folklife Center on Sunday, March 22, will provide information on protecting and preserving our material culture. The event also will celebrate the closing of the exhibit, “Hanging by a Beautiful Thread: Celebrating the Fiber Arts,” which highlights the beauty in traditional fiber arts created in the home.