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Appalachian Journal Vol 48 No 1-2


Volume 48 Numbers 1-2 ● FALL 2020 / WINTER 2021
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Letter to the Editor by Michael Maloney

SIGNS OF THE TIMES

THE POETS

POETRY

  • Shadow of the Valley, poem by Michael McFee
  • When, poem by Michael McFee
  • First Hard Frost, poem by Jim Minick
  • May-Apples, poem by Mary Anna Dunn
  • A Boat Called Kinfolks, poem by Jim Minick
  • A bolt of cranberry, poem by Mary Lynn White
  • Liberry, poem by Michael McFee
  • The Wind, poem by William R. Heath
  • The Tornado, poem by William R. Heath
  • Driving Down I-75, poem by Susan Mitchell
  • Unlimited Opportunities Statewide, poem by Gilbert Allen
  • Ashe County Easter, 1880, poem by John York
  • Festival, poem by Michael McFee

RESEARCH

  • Economic Change and Perceptions of Health in Two Coalfield-Adjacent Appalachian Counties, circa 1950-2019 by Jessica Taylor and Emily Satterwhite

INTERVIEW

  • "A Connection to the World": An Interview with Kayla Rae Whitaker by Robert Gipe

REVIEW ESSAYS

  • Advancing the Field: "Living Varieties" of Appalachian Speech by Anita Puckett [review of Appalachian Englishes in the Twenty-First Century, edited by Kirk Hazen]
  • Poetry and Music: Keith Flynn's The Skin of Meaning by Patrick Bizzaro

REVIEWS

  • Paul Salstrom on Shelter from the Machine: Homesteaders in the Age of Capitalism by Jason G. Strange
  • John Lang on Heeding the Call: A Study of Denise Giardina's Novels by William Jolliff
  • Amy Tipton Cortner on Deep in the Earth: A Novel by Mary Bozeman Hodges
  • Aaron Lee Moore on The Solar-Powered Southern Belle by Donald Secreast
  • Phoebe Ann Pollitt on A Special Place: St. Mary's Hospital School of Nursing, Clarksburg, West Virginia, 1905-1969, A History, Compiled and edited by Barbara W. Flewellyn
  • Linda Parsons on Wanting Radiance: A Novel by Karen Salyer McElmurray

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