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By Sawin, Patricia
eBook. English.
"In one sense a folklorist's portrayal of a folk artist's life and art, Listening for a Life is equally a rethinking of the processes involved in such...

Electronic resource. English.
Published [San Francisco, California, USA]: Kanopy Streaming, 2015
Beverly and Terry grew up like kin on opposite sides of a mountain ridge in eastern Kentucky. Now in their fifties, the two find themselves in the midst...

eBook. English.
Published Lexington, Ky.: University Press of Kentucky, c2010

By Kingsolver, Barbara
Paperback. English.
Published London: Faber, 2001
This work weaves together stories of human love within a larger tapestry of lives inhabiting the mountains and farms of southern Appalachia. It portrays...

By Alvic, Philis
Book. English.
Published Lexington, Ky.: University Press of Kentucky, 2003
Here, Philis Alvic, a weaver for over 35 years, brings an insider's perspective to the history of Appalachian handweaving and the people and agencies...

By Dunaway, Wilma A
Paperback. English.
Published New York; Cambridge: Maison des sciences de l'homme/Cambridge University Press, 2003
In The African-American Family in Slavery and Emancipation, Wilma Dunaway calls into question the dominant paradigm of the US slave family. She contends...

By Stephenson, Sue
Book. Undetermined.
Published New York; London (etc.): Van Nostrand Reinhold, 1977

By Irwin, John Rice
Book. Undetermined.
Published Exton, Pa.: Schiffer, c1982
This is perhaps the country's most authentic and colorful book on American baskets and the interesting people who made them. Although this in-depth people...

By Ragsdale, Stella Fawn, author
eBook. English.
Published [London]: Bloomsbury, [2013]
Set in a house in East Tennessee, surrounded by the woods in what was once the most beautiful place on earth, 'Perish' is textured with poetry and grit...
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