ERIC Number: ED310897
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1986
Reference Count: N/A
Waage, Fred, Ed.; Cabbell, Ed, Ed.
Now and Then, v3 n1 Win 1986
This issue of "Now and Then" focuses on black Appalachians, their culture, and their history. It contains local histories, articles, and poems and short stories by Appalachian blacks. Articles include: "A Mountain Artist's Landscape," a profile of artist Rita Bradley by Pat Arnow; "A Part and Apart," a profile of black historian Ed Cabbell by Pat Arnow; "Black Diamonds: The Search for Blacks in Appalachian Literature and Writing," by Edward J. Cabbell; "History Uncovers the Role of Black Appalachian Women," by Edward J. Cabbell; "The Black Community in Tennessee's Oldest Town - Jonesborough, Tennessee," by Pat Arnow; and "Uncle Luke's Prayer: Glimpses of Tazewell (Virginia) Through the Holley Heritage," by Minnie Holley Barnes. Short stories include: "The Homecoming," by Margery Plummer and James Story; "Trial by Fire," by Joseph Morgan; "The Infant and the Outside World," by Edward J. Cabbell; and "Granny," by Chris O'Brien. (TES)
Descriptors: Black Community, Black Culture, Black History, Black Influences, Black Literature, Black Studies, Blacks, Cultural Background, Cultural Education, Interviews, Local History, Poetry, Rural Areas, Short Stories
CASS/ESTU Foundation, Center for Appalachian Studies and Services, Institute for Appalachian Affairs, Box 19180A, East Tennessee State University, Johnson City, TN 37614-0002 (subscription--$7.50 for individuals and $10.00 for institutions, single copies $2.50).
Publication Type: Collected Works - Serials; Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: East Tennessee State Univ., Johnson City. Center for Appalachian Studies and Services.