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  Volume 17, Number 3, Fall 2011

Table of Contents


Front Porch

pp. 1-5

“Truth is mighty & will eventually prevail”: Political Correctness, Neo-Confederates, and Robert E. Lee

pp. 6-27

“Personal in My Memory”: The South in Popular Film

pp. 28-38

Alice Walker on Cold Mountain

pp. 30-31

Allan Gurganus on Sherman’s March

pp. 31-33

Randall Kenan on Ode to Billie Joe

pp. 33-34

Kenneth Turan on They Won’t Forget and I Was A Fugitive From a Chain Gang

p. 34

Joe Flora on Sweet Bird of Youth

pp. 34-36

Andrew Garrison on Midnight Cowboy

pp. 36-37

Elizabeth Spencer on Intruder in the Dust and The Reivers

pp. 37-38

No Sweat: Memories of Southern Appalachia

pp. 39-47

Mountain Feminist: Helen Matthews Lewis, Appalachian Studies, and the Long Women’s Movement

pp. 48-65

Judge Thomas Ruffin and the Shadows of Southern History

pp. 66-89

Hot Springs, Arkansas

pp. 90-110

Catfish and Home

pp. 111-115

“Big Bone Lick,” “Big Talk,” and “Flush”

pp. 116-118


About the Contributors

p. 119

Research Areas


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