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Literature and folklore -- Appalachian Region

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Appalachian Literature: The Adult and the Child Course Collection

 Collection
Identifier: UnivRec-408
Scope and Contents The course, "Appalachian Literature: The Adult and the Child," was offered by the English department at East Tennessee State University June 4-24, 1992. The course focused on the concept of child as seen through Appalachian literature for adults and children. The course consisted of lectures given by Roberta Herrin and Robert J. Higgs of the English department; lectures given by guest artists and scholars; and videos on topics related to the child in Appalachian literature. The collection...
Dates: June 5-25, 1992

Appalachian Writers Association Records

 Collection — Other Boxes 1-4
Identifier: AppMs-564
Scope and Contents The Appalachian Writers Association Records contain financial and administrative records, correspondence, board meeting minutes, newsletters, conference materials, and membership information. The majority of the files were collected by Patricia Shirley, the AWA’s recording secretary. The collection also includes poetry, short stories, and essays that had been submitted for AWA contests.

The collection covers the period of 1980-1999 and includes some undated material.
Dates: 1980 - 1999