Volume 39 No. 3-4

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VOLUME 39, NOS. 3 & 4 (SPRING/SUMMER 2012)

Killdeer, poem by Jeanne Bryner ... 207

Signs of the Times ... 208

The Poets ... 223

In Memoriam: Jo Carson by Jerry Wayne Williamson ... 224

In Memoriam: Irene McKinney by Maggie Anderson ... 228

The Price of the Ticket: Latino Immigrants and the Challenge of Community in Appalachia by Barbara Ellen Smith ... 234

Childhood, poem by Jesse Graves ... 244

Taquerias and Tiendas in the Blue Ridge: Viewing the Transformation of Space in a Globalized Appalachia by Daniel S. Margolies ... 246

Reading Late, poem by Jesse Graves ... 269

“Andando entre dos mundos”: Towards an Appalachian Latino Literature by Michael Dowdy ... 270

Cinnamon, poem by Jesse Graves ... 289

“Rally Union Men in Defence of your State!”: Appalachian Militiamen in the Kirk-Holden War, 1870 by Samuel B. McGuire ... 294

Crick, poem by Michael McFee ... 323

‘Sanging, Singing and the Search for Voice in Appalachia by Pauletta Hansel ... 324

Migrating Home: Richard Hague, Pauletta Hansel, and an Urban Appalachian Aesthetic by Rhonda Pettit ... 330

Vocabulary Lesson, poem by Jesse Graves ... 349


  • Douglas Reichert Powell on Dear Appalachia: Readers, Identity, and Popular Fiction in Appalachia since 1878 by Emily Satterwhite ... 350
  • Ian Hartman on Reconstructing Appalachia: The Civil War’s Aftermath edited by Andrew L. Slap ... 352
  • Jonathan Buchanan on Tobacco Town Futures: Global Encounters in Rural Kentucky by Ann E. Kingsolver ... 354
  • R. Rex Stephenson on Jack and the Devil’s Purse: Scottish Traveller Tales by Duncan Williamson ... 356
  • David Madden on Lincoln Memorial University and the Shaping of Appalachia by Earl J. Hess... 358
  • Norma Myers Riddle on A Popular History of Western North Carolina: Mountains, Heroes and Hootnoggers by Rob Neufeld ... 360
  • John C. Inscoe on Well-Nigh Reconstructed: A Political Novel by Brinsley Matthews [William Simpson Pearson] ... 363
  • Peter Slavin on When Miners March by William C. Blizzard, edited by Wess Harris... 365
  • Doug Cantrell on Because Memory Isn’t Eternal: A Story of Greeks in Upstate South Carolina by Deno Trakas ... 367
  • Joseph Bathanti on Learning How: Stories, Yarns & Tales by Richard Hague ... 369
  • Dana Wildsmith on What I Did There: New and Selected Poems by Pauletta Hansel ... 370
  • Meredith Sue Willis on A Summer Ago: A Novel by George Scarbrough ... 372
  • Edward Francisco on George Scarbrough, Appalachian Poet by Randy Mackin ... 374
  • Jesse Graves on Still in Print... edited by Jan Nordby Gretlund ... 376
  • Jim Minick on Roll the Wheel: The Abundant Life and Wisdom of Mae Phillips by Phyllis M. EagleTree... 378

Blue Mason Jar, poem by Jeanne Bryner ... 380

Fanning, poem by Michael McFee ... 381




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