On The Same Page Literary Festival

September 14-17, 2022
Appalachian Writer in Residence Program

About the Appalachian Writer in Residence Position

The AWiR post is sponsored by Ashe County Public Library in partnership with On the Same Page. Each author chosen for this residency strives to portray contemporary Appalachia with nuance and authenticity in their work. The AWiR is an integral part of the festival, participating in a number of events spanning the entire week of the festival.