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number 23 2014

featuring WAR IN NORTH CAROLINA LITERATURE

cover design Dana Ezzell Gay

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NCLR 2014 Contents

WAR IN NORTH CAROLINA LITERATURE

“After fighting, the scars remain”:
An Interview with Robert Morgan on His War Literature

by Rebecca Godwin

Accolades to Black Military Heroism and Fantasies
of Empire in James E. McGirt’s Writings

by John Gruesser

Writing the Great War: Ron Rash and Terry Roberts Discuss World War I, the North Carolina German Internment Camp, and the Historical Novel
an interview by Zackary Vernon

"the voice of the shipyard":
Arthur Miller in Wilmington, North Carolina, 1941

by David S. Cecelski

The Mayor of Biscoe
the 2013 Doris Betts Fiction Prize story
by Claudette Cohen
art by Jonathan Bowling and Billy Lee

Black Mountain’s Post-Apocalyptic Civil War
in William Forstchen’s
One Second After
by Kathaleen Amende
photography by Karen Neal

 

Flashbacks: Echoes of Past ISSUES

  • Charles W. Chesnutt and the “province of literature,”
    by Paul Baggett

    Rain
    the 2013 James Applewhite Poetry Prize poem
    by Susan Laughter Meyers
    art by Leah Sobsey

    To Catch a Flight to Arkansas and Ringwood
    two poems by Susan Laughter Meyers
    art by Edward T. Smith

    Performing the South: Lee Smith’s The Last Girls
    by Shirley A. Stave

    Images on Waking and Science Fictions
    two poems by James Applewhite
    art by Richard Fennell, Jeff Kiefer, and Barbara Morgan

    A Hero’s Erran(t)d: The Grotesque, Modern Parody, and Southern Identity in Michael Malone’s Handling Sin,
    by Jordan Stone
    art by Rich Powell

    Two Forms of Escape
    a poem by C.G. Thompson
    art by Leah Sobsey

    After Hours and Shaftesbury
    two poems by Fred Chappell
    art by Andrew Hayes

    Halloween’s Herald of Democracy:
    Allan Gurganus and the Horror Show of American Politics

    by Zackary Vernon

    Blanc
    a poem by Glenis Redmond
    art by Faustin Dumé and Edouard Duval Carrié

    Leaving My Mother at the Airport
    a poem by Debra Kaufman
    art by Linda Foard Roberts

North Carolina Miscellany

  • Determining the Worth and Fox
    two poems by Hannah Bonner
    art by Clyde Edgerton
  • Sakura
    a short story by Annie Frazier
    art by Ruth Asawa

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