The main typeface for this website is Gentium.
Gentium is a typeface family designed to enable the diverse ethnic groups around the world who use the Latin and Greek scripts to produce readable, high-quality publications. It supports a wide range of Latin-based alphabets and includes glyphs that correspond to all the Latin ranges of Unicode.
It's available under the Open Font License.
Raleway is an elegant sans-serif typeface, designed in a single thin weight. It is a display face that features both old style and lining numerals, standard and discretionary ligatures, a pretty complete set of diacritics, as well as a stylistic alternate inspired by more geometric sans-serif typefaces than it’s neo-grotesque inspired default character set.
It's available through the League of Movable Type under the Open Font License.
The masthead is based on an HDR image of Moses Cone Field in Boone, NC. It was taken by Leander Hutton. It features the Blue Ridge Mountains that are a major geological feature in an around Asheville, NC. The original image, as well as this one are licensed under an Attribution-ShareAlike license.
The Perl Onion and other graphic design work was done by Missing Monkey Graphics of Orlando Florida. The Site layout and Design and template programming was done by Tamarou.