One hundred years of Appalachian visions, 1897-1996 / compiled by Bill Best.

Format
Book
Language
English
Published/​Created
Berea, Ky. : Appalachian Imprints, 1997.
Description
214 pages ; 23 cm

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Contents
Our contemporary ancestors / William Goodell Frost -- A spirited defense of native sons / John Morgan Perry -- Spirit of the mountains / Emma Belle Miles -- The backgrounds of mountain people / Paul Doran -- Thoughts of a Kentucky miner / Don West -- New ground / Burley Creech -- Waking up to Appalachia / Loyal Jones -- From a governor of Georgia / Zell Miller -- Two hills and two pappies / Robert J. Higgs -- The terms / Fred Chappell -- Connections / Ron Rash -- Inheriting Appalachia / Bennie Lee Sinclair -- One day I could write / Sidney Farr -- Only ignorant people / Judy Miller -- My personal discovery of Appalachia and my place in it / Grace Edwards -- My discovery of Appalachia / William T. Cornett -- Taking stock of being Appalachian / James B. Goode -- Growing up in Harlan County / George Ella Lyon -- A Black Appalachian reflection / Ed Cabbell -- Great grandmother wore her usual Sunday smile / Bettie M. Sellers -- From my roots / Parks Lanier-- The winter I turned nine / Dot Jackson -- Learning about a banger / Ricky Cox -- An ongoing discovery / Harry Brown -- I used to be a hillbilly -- Now I'm Appalachian / Ginny Carney -- Appalachia / Jeff Daniel Marion -- Writing true stories / Lee Smith -- The brier losing touch with his traditions / Jim Wayne Miller -- You can't not go home again / David Whisnant -- Lost and found in the promised land -- the education of a hillbilly / Ron Eller -- I am a rube? The question of self-image in Appalachia / Rita Quillen -- Meeting the first time again / Rodger Cunningham -- "Come, go home with me": discovering my Appalachia / Pauline Cheek -- The magic mountains / Nancy Joyner -- An "other" consciousness / Gurney Norman -- Appalachian stepchild / Steve Fisher -- The way home / Rebecca Mobbs -- You can't quit 'till you get where you're going / James Gifford -- From eastern Kentucky / Sally Maggard -- My Appalachian identity / Michael Maloney -- Born to it / Jan Davidson-- Heritage / Garry Barker -- All the way home / Rudy Thomas -- Eminent domain / Amy Tipton Gray -- Finding my way home / Anne Bacon Blakeney -- The paradox / Shari Kaylor -- Becoming an Appalachian / Tony Baker -- The final journey home / Randy Hicks -- Deep roots / Chuck Yeager -- Our heritage / Jesse Stuart.
ISBN
  • 0935680675
  • 9780935680676
LCCN
97065728
OCLC
38041823
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