The Distinguished Performance Series will present WV's own Kathy Mattea discussing her new album "Coal," at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 6, in the College Activities Center. The free program (not a musical performance) is open to the public but advance tickets (limited to four per person) are being distributed in the business office beginning Monday, Oct. 20. Tickets holders must be seated before 7:15 p.m. on the evening of the program; any unclaimed seats will then be available to non-ticket holders. Kathy Mattea will present a public concert at the Smoot Theatre on Friday, Nov. 7. For tickets call 424-PLAY.