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number 2.1 1994

Cover art by Ray Elmore

Featuring the Wilmington Race Riot

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Table of Contents: Features | The Wilmington Race Riot of 1898 | Yankee Writers in North Carolina | Portfolio | Reviews | Thomas Wolfe | Writers Places | Gatherings | Small Magazines North Carolina Writers | Glider | Correspondent

Features

  • Ring-a-Ring o' Roses, by Janet Lembke
    Illustrations by Paul Rustand
  • Keeping Track, a poem by A.R. Ammons
  • Paul Green's War Songs, by John Herbert Roper
  • Paul Green: Documentarian, by Ed Devany
  • Weymouth: A Writer's Place—From Thomas Wolfe to Tom Wolfe, by Bertie E. Fearing
  • Sister-in-Crime: An Interview with Margaret Maron, by Art Taylor
  • ET & WNC Express Lines: An Interview with Charles Wright, by Michael Chitwood

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The Wilmington Race Riot of 1898

  • Black, White, and Gray: The Wilmington Race Riot of 1898, by Bennett L. Steelman
  • Cape Fear Rising, by Philip Gerard
  • One of the Meanest Books: Thomas Dixon and The Leopard's Spots,
    by Glenda Elizabeth Gilmore
  • Walter Hines Page: Editor, Publisher, and Enlightened Reformer, by James T. Rostar
  • The Marrow of Tradition: Charles Chesnutt's Novel of the South, by Joyce Pettis

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Yankee Writers in North Carolina

  • Aesthetic Transport, a poem by MaryJo Mahoney
  • Yankee Writers in North Carolina: Literary Carpetbaggers?, by Robin Hemley
  • Biting the Hand, an essay by Richard Krawiec
    Illustration by Paul Rustand
  • Sleeping Over, a story by Robin Hemley
    Illustrations by Lee Misenheimer
  • Two Poems, by Joseph Bathanti
    Illustrations by Brian Woodlief and Paul Rustand
  • In the Land of the Sky, a story by P.B. Parris
    Illustrations by Joan Mansfield
  • The Turf of Hankering, an essay by Joseph Bathanti
    Illustrations by Brian Woodlief

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Portfolio

  • Photographs by David M. Spear

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Reviews

  • Bland Simpson on Nature Books by Phillip Manning and John K. Terres
  • Tim Hampton on Morton I. Teicher's Wolfe Photo Album
  • F. Whitney Jones on Poetry Collections by Michael McFee and Shelby Stephenson
  • David R. Slavitt on Poetry Collections by A.R. Ammons and James Applewhite
  • Megan Simpson on Poetry Collections by Applewhite and Joan Cockrell New
  • Lois Redmond on William J. Walsh's Interviews with Southern Writers

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Thomas Wolfe

  • Thomas Wolfe and the Myth of Autobiography, by Joseph Bentz

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Writers Places

  • Combat Boots, by Mary Elizabeth Parker

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Gatherings

  • Eden Mills Writers' Festival, by Maria Ingram
  • Minnie Evans: A Symposium, by Michael Duffy
  • NC Playwrights Festival, by C. Robert Jones
  • "Taking a Vote on Creativity," by Betsy Humphreys

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Small Magazines

  • by Tim Hampton

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North Carolina Writers

  • A Dictionary of NC Writers, Chi-D, by John Patterson
  • Grace DiSanto Remembered, by Shelby Stephenson

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Glider

  • News, letters, corrections and two poems by Sam Ragan

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Correspondent

  • 501 N. Blount Street, by Linda Flowers

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