Events

Fiddlers Among the Rhododendron: Bascom Lamar Lunsford and the Politics of Culture in Asheville

Noted Appalachia scholar Dr. David Whisnant will speak about the life of Bascom Lamar Lunsford and the cultural, historical, and political context in which the Rhododendron Festival and Lunsford’s Mountain Dance and Folk Festival were begun. The event is free and all are welcome. 


Event Details

Location The Liston B. Ramsey Center for Regional Studies
Mars Hill, NC
Cost Free
Music Styles
Event Type Workshop / Class / Demonstration
  • ✔ Can Accommodate Groups
  • ✔ Family Friendly
  • ✔ Handicapped Accessible

Contact Info

Phone (828) 689-1115
Email lweinstein@mhu.edu
https://bascomlunsfordfestival.wordpress.com

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