Award-winning publisher, editor, poet to headline event

HICKORY — Few people have been more important to the North Carolina poetry world over the past 30 years than M. Scott Douglass.Douglass is the foun...

January 22, 2023
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HICKORY — Few people have been more important to the North Carolina poetry world over the past 30 years than M. Scott Douglass.Douglass is the founding editor and publisher of Main Street Rag Publishing Company in Charlotte. As such, he has published the work of hundreds of North Carolina poets and writers. He has also had a half dozen of his own books published during that same time.Douglass, who grew up in Pittsburgh, has been nominated for a Pushcart Prize and is a North Carolina Arts & Science Council Grant recipient.