Thomas Wolfe’s Short Story: “Circus at Dawn”

Event Description

Read the story and join our discussion leaders Dan Clare, English teacher, A.C. Reynolds High School and Ana Clare, member, Thomas Wolfe Memorial Advisory Committee. Thomas Wolfe Memorial 52 N. Market Street Asheville, NC 28801.

“At the sculptural still square where at one corner, just emerging into light, my father’s shabby little marble shop stood with a ghostly strangeness and familiarity, …the circus…”

Thomas Wolfe “Circus at Dawn” Modern Monthly (March 1935).

Photo: NC Collection Pack Memorial Library