|Calendar||Top of Virginia Artisan Trail|
|Location||Handley Library, 100 W Piccadilly, Winchester, VA 22601|
|Date||Saturday, April 6, 2019 at 2:00pm - 4:00pm|
Reading & Slide Show - Nancy L. Abrams - The Climb from Salt Lick
In the mid-1970s, Nancy L. Abrams, a young photojournalist from the Midwest, plunges into life as a small-town reporter in West Virginia. She befriends the hippies on the commune one mountaintop over, rents a cabin in beautiful Salt Lick Valley, and falls in love with a local boy, wrestling to balance the demands of a job and a personal life. She learns how to survive in Appalachia—how to heat with coal and wood, how to chop kindling, plant a garden, and preserve produce. It is the story of a unique place and its people from the perspective of a woman who documents its burdens and its beauty, using words and pictures to tell the rich stories of those around her.
In the mid-1970s, Nancy L. Abrams, a young
|Additional Info Link||https://www.winchesterbookgallery.com/event/reading-slide-show-nancy-l-abrams-climb-salt-lick|