restricted access   Volume 4, Number 2, 1998

Table of Contents

From: Southern Cultures

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Front Porch

pp. 1-4


The Lady Was a Sharecropper: Myrtle Lawrence and the Southern Tenant Farmers' Union

pp. 5-27

Scottish Heritage Southern Style

pp. 28-45

Race, Sex, and Reputation: Thomas Jefferson and the Sally Hemings Story

pp. 46-63


The Great Wagon Road, or How History Knocked the Professor Cold, or A Storyteller's Story, or Why Appalachians Are Mountains and a People

pp. 64-67


The Power of the Porch The Storyteller's Craft in Zora Neale Hurston, Gloria Naylor, and Randall Kenan (review)

pp. 68-70

Knights of Spain, Warriors of the Sun Hernando de Soto and the South's Ancient Chiefdoms (review)

pp. 70-73

John Stuart and the Struggle for Empire on the Southern Frontier (review)

pp. 74-76

Tokens of Affection The Letters of a Planter's Daughter in the Old South (review)

pp. 76-78

Country People in the New South Tennessee's Upper Cumberland (review)

pp. 78-81

The South as an American Problem (review)

pp. 81-83

Erskine Caldwell The Journey from Tobacco Road, and: The People's Writer Erskine Caldwell and the South (review)

pp. 83-86

In Search of Elvis Music, Race, Art, Religion (review)

pp. 87-89

Hillbillyland What the Movies Did to the Mountains and What the Mountains Did to the Movies (review)

pp. 89-92

Re-Searching Black Music (review)

pp. 92-95

Standing Before the Shouting Mob Lenoir Chambers and Virginia's Massive Resistance to Public-School Integration (review)

pp. 95-97

The New Crusades, the New Holy Land Conflict in the Southern Baptist Convention, 1969-1991 (review)

pp. 98-99

Hol Toide on the Outer Banks (review)

pp. 100-102

South Polls

Soul Food

pp. 103-105

Beyond Grits and Gravy

Wie Geht's, Y'all?: German Influences in Southern Cooking

pp. 106-108

Up Beat Down South

"Battle Songs of the Southern Class Struggle": Songs of the Gastonia Textile Strike of 1929

pp. 109-122

Not Forgotten

How I Spent My Summer Vacation

pp. 123-126

About the Contributors & Editors

pp. 127-128