Volume 48 No. 3-4

Issue
Volume: 
48
Number: 
3-4
Issue: 
Spring-Summer
Year: 
2021
Price: 
$20 each
Contents

Volume 48 Numbers 3-4 ● 2021

TRANSNATIONAL PERSPECTIVES: ATTACHMENT AND APPROPRIATION IN “OUR” APPALACHIA ▪ Special Edition

SIGNS OF THE TIMES... 136
THE POETS... 154

INTRODUCTION

• Transnational Perspectives: Attachment and Appropriation in “Our” Appalachia by Guest Editors, Christian Quendler and Benjamin Robbins... 156

POETRY

• Complicit (A Brief History), poem by Pauletta Hansel... 135
• The Road, poem by Pauletta Hansel... 168
• Igualmente, poem by Dana Wildsmith... 169
• Some Facts About Home, poem by Pauletta Hansel... 186
• Making Distinctions, poem by Holly Day... 187
• Their War on Poverty, poem by Pauletta Hansel... 245
• An Appalachian Child, poem by Charles A. Swanson... 278
• The Ride, poem by Holly Day... 291
• Pangaea, poem by Richard Hague... 316

ACTIVISM & LITERATURE

• Bearing Witness: Mountains as Sacred/Exploited Spaces in Appalachian Narratives by Mae Miller Claxton... 170

PHOTOGRAPHY+

Looking at Appalachia: Online Intermediality, Collaboration, and Mountain Multiplicity by Katharina Fackler... 188

POETRY & PLACE

• Quilting the Mountains into a Poem: Ron Rash’s Appalachia by Frédérique Spill...212

MEDIA, REPRESENTATION, & ENVIRONMENT

• Agency and Environmentalism in Appalachia by Diane Martinez… 228

ACTIVISM & LITERATURE

• “The Best Way to Fight Them is Refuse to Leave”: Mountain Removal and White Vulnerability in Ann Pancake’s Strange as this Weather Has Been by Evangelia Kindinger... 246

ROUNDTABLE DISCUSSION

• New Forms and Strategies of Cultural Self-Expression Emerging from Struggles over Representations of Appalachia by Mae Miller Claxton, Diane Martinez, Frédérique Spill, Katharina Fackler, Evangelia Kindinger, with Christian Quendler and Benjamin Robbins... 266

FIRST PERSON & FICTION WRITING

• Where I Belong by Pamela Duncan...280

REVIEW ESSAY

• A Close Look: A French Scholar on Ron Rash [review of The Radiance of Small Things in Ron Rash's Writing by Frédérique Spill] by Robert M. West... 288

BOOK REVIEWS

Theresa Burriss on Writing Appalachia: An Anthology edited by Katherine Ledford and Theresa Lloyd... 292
Johannes Vith on After Coal: Stories of Survival in Appalachia and Wales by Tom Hansell... 294
Benjamin Robbins on Unwhite: Appalachia, Race, and Film by Meredith McCarroll... 297
John Lang on Conversations with Robert Morgan edited by Randall Wilhelm and Jesse Graves...300
Katherine E. Ledford on LGBTQ Fiction and Poetry from Appalachia edited by Jeff Mann and Julia Watts… 302
Savannah Murray on Mountains Piled Upon Mountains: Appalachia Nature Writing in the Anthropocene by Jessica Cory... 304

IN MEMORIAM

• In Memoriam: Hywel Francis by Patricia D. Beaver... 306

CHRONICLE ... 310
APPALACHIA BY THE NUMBERS... 318

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