English 207: Appalachian Literature

This course is now English 215, beginning with the 2018-2019 college catalog.  

Dr. Tina L. Hanlon

Ferrum College, English Department

Syllabus 2006

Syllabus 2010

List of Themes

Final Exam
Study Guide

Study Guide

Project Guidelines

Posters for Environmental

Paper Assignments

(Paper 1)

Research Papers

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Your assignments will all be listed in the BrightSpace calendar but you can also access some assignments on web pages (2006 list below).

Environmental Literature

Belle Prater's Boy by Ruth White for Oct. 10

In Higgs, vol. 2: "Ghost Story by Kathryn Stripling Byer, 453-43, and "Death Crown" by Robert Morgan, 481

James Still assignment for Oct. 3-5: River of Earth; poems for Oct. 5

Harriet Arnow assignment for 9/28: "The Washerwoman" in Higgs, 383-89

Breece d'J Pancake assignment for 9/26: "The First Day of Winter"

George Ella Lyon Assignment

Jo Carson Assignment

Gurney Norman assignment for 9/19: "Where Daniel Boone Stood," "Fat Monroe" in Higgs, "Snow Day"

Lee Smith assignment for 9/21: short story "Between the Lines" in Higgs, 428-37; "Terrain of the Heart" (Bloodroot 278-81 or at  http://www.leesmith.com under Articles)

September 18, 2018