Coup CoastLine: Philip Gerard And The Consequences Of Writing Cape Fear Rising By Rachel Lewis Hilburn & Rachel Keith • Jan 15, 2020 Listen Listening... / 52:10 Listen to CoastLine here. It was the early 1990s when an American creative writing professor set about publishing his second novel. The pivotal event in his book: a 19th century bloody failure of democracy. 1898 Coup D'etat Marker Unveiled On Market Street By Vince Winkel • Nov 8, 2019 Vince Winkel Listen Listening... / 1:43 Listen here A new marker unveiled Friday in Wilmington refers to the events of November 1898 as a “coup” and not a “race riot” as other signs had in years past. The ceremony included reading the names of those known to have been killed on November 10, 1898.