Current Issue Table of Contents

VOLUME 42, NOS. 1 & 2 (FALL 2014/WINTER 2015) $20.00 

SIGNS OF THE TIMES... 6

ARTICLES

“The Longing for Home,” Appalachian Fiction, and Ron Rash by Emily Satterwhite... 24

Adaptive Policy and Governance: Natural Resources, Ownership, and Community Development in Appalachia
by Zachary D. Swick... 38

Serving a Severe God: The Subversive Theology of Cormac McCarthy’s Child of God by Woods Nash... 64

The Poets... 21

  • Still Life With Banjo by William Jolliff... 4
  • The Language You Were Born To by William Jolliff... 5
  • Dew Rot by Michael McFee... 22
  • Scattered by Michael McFee... 23
  • Red Tail by Larry C. Simpson... 35
  • Uncle Drum by Michael McFee... 36
  • Papers Found in a Purse Among Confederate Money by Rachel Morgan... 37
  • Old Wives’ Tale by Rachel Morgan... 63
  • What Poor People Make and Robinette Funeral Home by Rachel Morgan...139

REVIEW ESSAYS

  • Transience and Change in Appalachia: Ron Rash’s Nothing Gold Can Stay by Carmen Rueda... 82
  • Quiet Dell: The Place We Long For by Thomas E. Douglass... 90

REVIEWS

  • Sandra Barney on Appalachian Health and Well-Being edited by Robert L. Ludke and Phillip J. Obermiller... 96
  • Steven E. Nash on Bloody Breathitt: Politics and Violence in the Appalachian South by T.R.C. Hutton... 98
  • Barry Whittemore on Chattanooga, 1865-1900: A City Set Down in Dixie by Tim Ezzell... 99
  • Mary Beth Pennington on The Rhetoric of Appalachian Identity by Todd Snyder... 101
  • Tom Hansell on Appalachia USA by Builder Levy... 103
  • Meredith McCarroll on All-American Redneck by Matthew J. Ferrence... 105
  • Grace Toney Edwards on Appalachian Gateway: An Anthology edited by George Brosi and Kate Egerton...107
  • Chris Garlock on Anne Braden, Southern Patriot a film by Anne Lewis and Mimi Pickering... 110
  • Jordana Ashman Long on Mother of Rain by Karen Spears Zacharias...112
  • Travis A. Rountree on Cub by Jeff Mann...114
  • Laurel Sanders on Bearwallow: A Personal History of a Mountain Homeland by Jeremy B. Jones... 115
  • George Eklund on The Sound of One Tree Falling, New and Selected Poems by Llewellyn McKernan...118
  • James Hamby on Once I Too Had Wings: The Journals of Emma Bell Miles… edited by Steven Cox...120
  • Paul Robertson on The Whiskey Baron by Jon Sealy...124
  • Matthew Barrett on Ancient Creek: A Folktale by Gurney Norman...127

Chronicle...130

Appalachia By the Numbers... 140

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