Volume 47 No. 1-2

Volume: 
47
Number: 
1-2
Issue: 
Fall-Winter
Year: 
2020
Price: 
$20 each

Volume 47 Numbers 1-2  ●  Fall 2019 - Winter 2020

LETTER TO THE EDITOR & RESPONSE ... 6

SIGNS OF THE TIMES ... 10

THE POETS ... 24

In Memoriam: Michael B. Montgomery by Paul E. Reed … 26

In Memoriam: Richard Drake by Mark T. Banker … 32

In Memoriam: Robert Clinton Parker by Fred J. Hay … 36

INTERVIEW

  • Saving Ourselves: A Conversation with Beth Macy by Lana Whited … 38


ARTICLES

  • Saving Ourselves: A Symposium on the Opioid Epidemic by Sharon Buckman, Stacy Gill,
    Martha Haley-Bowling, Carolyn Hauck, Beth Macy, Bill Overton, Debbie Powell, Pam Rickard,
    Jennie West, with Lana Whited … 54

  • Double Vision Through the Binocular Lenses of Appalachia and Academia by Ann Pancake … 80

  • Virtual Appalachia: Video Game Representations of the Region by Christopher Ryan McCloud … 110


FIRST-PERSON ESSAY

  • My Father, J.D. Vance, and Me by Pauletta Hansel … 96

REVIEWS
  • Forrest Gray Yerman on Liberia, South Carolina: An African American Appalachian Community by John Coggeshall … 128
  • W. Paul Williamson on Religion of Fear: The True Story of the Church of God of the Union Assembly by David Cady … 130
  • Anna Rachel Terman on The Cincinnati Human Relations Commission: A History, 1943-2013 by Phillip J. Obermiller and Thomas E. Wagner … 132
  • Amanda E. Hayes on Appalachian North: A Memoir by Matthew Ferrence … 135
  • Elaine Fowler Palencia on Sergeant Sandlin: Kentucky’s Forgotten Hero by James M. Gifford … 137
  • Samuel J. Richards on American Overdose: The Opioid Tragedy in Three Acts by Chris McGreal ... 140
  • Martha Haley-Bowling on Recovery Boys by Elaine McMillion Sheldon … 142
  • Judy Jenks on Not Far From Me: Stories of Opioids and Ohio edited by Daniel Skinner and Berkeley Franz … 144
  • Sunshine Liberty Brosi on Unsheltered by Barbara Kingsolver … 148
  • Rondalyn Whitney on Southernmost: A Novel by Silas House … 150
  • Matt Wimberley on Bootleg by Annie Woodford … 153
  • Kayla Rae Whitaker on Allegiance: Stories  by Gurney Norman … 155

POETRY

  • Settlers by Phillip Howerton … 5
  • When I Asked Directions by George Ella Lyon … 9
  • The Call by Phillip Howerton … 25
  • The Last Mailbox on the Rural Route by Phillip Howerton … 31
  • Sundial, West Virginia by Joseph Bathanti …78
  • It’s Mina’s Mamaw’s Turn by George Ella Lyon … 93
  • Ars Poetica by George Ella Lyon …  94
  • Pitch by R.T. Smith … 126
  • Wallpaper in an Abandoned House by Phillip Howerton … 127
  • Making Do with the Resources at Hand by Stuart Gunter … 157

CHRONICLE ... 158    
  
APPALACHIA BY THE NUMBERS ... 164

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