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The Southern Appalachian region

Southern Appalachian Studies, Berea, Ky.

The Southern Appalachian region

a survey.

by Southern Appalachian Studies, Berea, Ky.

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Published by University of Kentucky Press in Lexington .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Appalachian Region, Southern
    • Subjects:
    • Appalachian Region, Southern -- Economic conditions,
    • Appalachian Region, Southern -- Social conditions

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliographical footnotes.

      StatementEdited by Thomas R. Ford [director of research] Contributors: Rupert B. Vance [and others]
      ContributionsFord, Thomas R., 1923- ed., Vance, Rupert Bayless, 1899-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHC107.K4 S58
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxv, 308 p.
      Number of Pages308
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5852788M
      LC Control Number62013456

      As an Appalachian, it's always interesting to read responses to the outside view of this region vs. the insider view of the region. For me? Vance's book is a memoir. His experience was different than mine in many ways, but also akin to mine in many others/5. Since , the Southern Appalachian Highlands Conservancy has conserved over 70, acres of North Carolina and Tennessee for present & future generations.

      The mountain South thrives on centuries-old traditions, a fact well known to readers of Appalachian literature, which is among the richest and most evocative of any region in the country. This anthology collects poems by 37 poets of Southern Appalachia, from James Still and Louise McNeill to Robert Morgan, Fred Chappell and Charles Wright. The Appalachian Region. The Appalachian Region, as defined in ARC's authorizing legislation, is a ,square-mile region that follows the spine of the Appalachian Mountains from southern New York to northern Mississippi.

      Southern Appalachian Writers Cooperative. 1, likes · 19 talking about this. In , a group of writers and activists gathered at Highlander Center to form what became the Southern Appalachian Followers: K. Their Dictionary of Smoky Mountain English (Knoxville: University of Tennessee Press, ) presents the most comprehensive record of the region’s characteristic vocabulary, grammar, idioms, and expressions. The volume won the Appalachian Studies Association’s W. D. Weatherford Award for best non-fiction Appalachian book of the year in


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