Garcia To Be Featured Speaker For Victor R. Small Writers Series At Barton

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WILSON, N.C. — Poet Kim Garcia will be featured at the next Victor R. Small Writers Series lecture at Barton College scheduled for Monday, April 2. The event will be held in The Sam and Marjorie Ragan Writing Center at 7:30 p.m., and the community is invited to attend. There is no charge for this program. Garcia’s poetry collection “Madonna Magdalene” was published by Turning Point Books in fall 2006. With the sensual lushness of the Song of Solomon, [Garcia’s poetry collection] meditates on passion and the bruised heart’s negotiations with love, through the Madonnas and Magdalenes of history and within us. Garcia’s writing technique is described as an employment […]

Marcus Hamilton Returns for Exhibition of Work

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WILSON, N.C. — The newly established Friends of Visual Arts organization at Barton College welcomes illustrator and cartoonist Marcus Hamilton for an exhibition of his work. A reception in honor of Hamilton will be held on Sunday, March 4, from 3-5 p.m. in the Barton Museum. This event is open to the public at no charge, and the community is invited to attend. This program follows on the heels of the successful inaugural event for the Friends of Visual Arts featuring the work of Mark Hewitt held earlier this week. Back by popular demand for this late winter show, Hamilton is making a second visit to Wilson and Barton College […]