Presentation: The Moonshiner Popcorn Sutton

Join us at City Lights Bookstore on Sunday, September 18th at 1 p.m. for a presentation on the legendary moonshiner Popcorn Sutton by author and filmmaker Neal Hutcheson.  The Moonshiner Popcorn Sutton won the 2022 National Indie Excellence Award and The Independent Spirit Award from The Independent Publishers Book Awards, the largest unaffiliated book contest in the world.  

Neal Hutcheson is an Emmy award-winning filmmaker, photographer, and author whose best-known works center on Appalachian heritage in transition. His honors include a North Carolina Arts Council Artist Fellowship, the Brown Hudson Award from the North Carolina Folklore Society, the North Carolina Filmmaker Award, and three regional Emmy Awards from the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences. Hutcheson lives in Raleigh, North Carolina.


Following the book event, Hutcheson will offer a film screening of This is the Last Dam Run of Likker I'll Ever Make at The Lazy Hiker Taproom in downtown Sylva. The screening begins at 6 p.m. and is free and open to the public.

Event date: 
Sunday, September 18, 2022 - 1:00pm
Event address: 
3 East Jackson Street
City Lights Bookstore
Sylva, NC 28779
The Moonshiner Popcorn Sutton By Neal Hutcheson, David Joy (Foreword By), Kirk French (Contributor) Cover Image
By Neal Hutcheson, David Joy (Foreword By), Kirk French (Contributor)
ISBN: 9780578654140
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Reliable Archetype - April 2nd, 2021

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