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The Makery

Welcome to our news hub for all things Appalachia. You’ll find a little bit of everything here, from articles about dyslexia and student success stories to gardening tips, folk music and craft tidbits, campus updates, and more.

On Mr. Rogers, Gratitude and Writing Lessons in Appalachia

I save up most of my movie watching for Christmastime. One of the movies I... [Read More]

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The Appalachian Woman

I walk into Brent’s office on my first day in Hindman, and he hands me... [Read More]

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Markley Named Creative Writing Fellow

The 2019 Hindman Settlement School Creative Writing Fellowship for Writers of Place is a service-leadership opportunity with boundless writing, arts, and community service opportunities. In... [Read More]

Written By Brent D. Hutchinson

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Farmer/Writer

I’ve got a bit of an unusual job here at the Hindman Settlement School. After... [Read More]

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Announcing the Spring 2019 Makery Catalog

Make plans to develop your writing practice this spring at The Makery. Workshops start February 11! Registration is... [Read More]

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Announcing Makery Fellow for 2019

Hindman Settlement School is happy to announce our 2019-2020 Makery Fellow, Melanie Haws. Melanie Haws is... [Read More]

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A Home for Appalachian Literature

The first project I initiated upon my being named the James Still Writer-in-Residence was the... [Read More]

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Announcing The Makery Fellows for 2018

Hindman Settlement School is pleased to announce the first cohort of The Makery Fellows, a juried... [Read More]

Written By Brent D. Hutchinson

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