Carrie Rollwagen presents “The Localist” at Malaprop’s – March 25

March 17, 2015

Birmingham-based blogger, bookseller, and buy local advocate Carrie Rollwagen will talk about shopping locally and what it means—to businesses, communities, and individuals: part memoir of her year shopping only from local businesses and part exploration of the philosophical and economic reasons for doing so. 

The Localist: Think Independent Buy Local and Reclaim the American Dreamlanded Rollwagen on Southern Living’s “50 People Who Are Changing the South in 2015” list. Also a train buff, Rollwagen will stop in Asheville as part of her Amtrak book tour from New Orleans to New York.

Event date: Wednesday, March 25, 2015 – 7:00pm

Event address:        Malaprop’s Bookstore & Café

                                    55 Haywood Street

                                    Asheville, NC 28801