"WHOSE Bicentennial? Appalachia '76": essays and issues by (in alphabetical order) Hal Barron, Pat Beaver, Robert Coles, Tom Cottle, Richard Drake, Steve Fisher, Lewis Green, Robert Higgs, Loyal Jones, Paul Kaufman, Emil Malizia, Mike Maloney, Jim Wayne Miller, John Opie, George Scarbrough, the SAWC-Coop, John Stephenson, Lawrence Thompson, David Walls, Jack Welch, Jack Weller, David Whisnant, Jonathan Williams. "'Buncombe Bob' and Red Russian Fish Eggs: The Senatorial Election of 1932 in North Carolina" by Julian M. Pleasants. C. Hugh Holman amd Alfred H. Perrin on Higgs and Manning and Appalachian Literature "Appalachian Literature? Two Views."
Reviews by Eliot Wigginton (The Good Life Almanac by the Solway Community Club), Leon Lewis (A House by the Side of the Road by E.V. Austin), Al Zolynas (The Small Farm ed. Jeff Daniel Marion), Mary Dunlap (The Frontier Humorists: Critical Views ed. M. Thomas Inge), and Dennis McCutcheon (Voices from the Mountains collected and recorded by Guy and Candie Carawan, This Proud Land: The Blue Ridge Mountains by John Foster West and Bruce Roberts, Down to Earth - People of Appalachia by Kenneth Murray).
Music Reviews by W.H. Ward (Live! At McClure, Virginia SLP 1554/55. Fiction by V.M. Richardson ("The Medical Student") and Bruce Hensley ("Mr. Bailey").