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Our State

Becoming Clyde

Video duration: 13:23Video has closed captioning.

Known as "North Carolina's Mark Twain," Clyde Edgerton spins a good yarn, as well as a tune. The celebrated author reveals his many identities--artist, father, educator, musician--and the inspirations behind his fiction unique to our state.

Episodes of Our State66

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Our State

Surrounded by Silence/What Say You

This episode features Guilford College President Jane Fernandes and NC dialects.

28:30

Surrounded by Silence/What Say You

28:30

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Our State

The Secret of the Tomb/The Sweetest Sound

This episode features the Gause family tomb and hammered dulcimer maker Jerry Read Smith.

27:46

The Secret of the Tomb/The Sweetest Sound

27:46

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Our State

Unconditional Love/Dressed for Succes/Atlantic Beach Pie

This episode features Winey Bears, Atlantic Beach Pie, and Little Black Dressing.

27:30

Unconditional Love/Dressed for Succes/Atlantic Beach Pie

27:30

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Our State

The Mineral City/Becoming Clyde

This episode features the town of Spruce Pine and author Clyde Edgerton.

28:22

The Mineral City/Becoming Clyde

28:22

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Clips of Our State74

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Our State

Surrounded by Silence

This segment features Jane Fernandes, President of Guilford College.

12:11

Surrounded by Silence

12:11

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Our State

What Say You

This segment features Walt Wolfram exploring North Carolina dialects.

13:18

What Say You

13:18

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Our State

The Secret of the Tomb

This segment features the Gause family tomb.

12:10

The Secret of the Tomb

12:10

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Our State

The Sweetest Sound

This segment features hammered dulcimer artisan Jerry Read Smith.

12:08

The Sweetest Sound

12:08

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Our State

Atlantic Beach Pie

This segment features Atlantic Beach Pie and Crook's Corner chef Bill Smith.

7:29

Atlantic Beach Pie

7:29

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Our State

Dressed for Success

This episode features Kissie Stroup, founder of Little Black Dressing.

7:27

Dressed for Success

7:27

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Our State

Unconditional Love

This segment features teddy bear artist Sally Winey.

8:59

Unconditional Love

8:59

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Our State

The Mineral City

This segment features geologist Alex Glover and the town of Spruce Pine.

11:25

The Mineral City

11:25

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