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Alabama Afternoons : Profiles and Conversations

Label
Alabama Afternoons : Profiles and Conversations
Title
Alabama Afternoons
Title remainder
Profiles and Conversations
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Alabama Afternoons is a collection of portraits of many remarkable Alabamians, famous and obscure, profiled by award-winning journalist and novelist Roy Hoffman. Written as Sunday feature stories for the Mobile Press-Register with additional pieces from the New York Times, Preservation, and Garden & Gun, these profiles preserve the individual stories & mdash;and the individual voices within the stories & mdash;that help to define one of the most distinctive states in the union. Hoffman recounts his personal visits with writer Mary Ward Brown in her library in Hamburg, with photographer William
Member of
Cataloging source
EBLCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1953-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hoffman, Roy
Dewey number
  • 976.1
  • 976.1
Index
no index present
LC call number
F326.6.H64 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Alabama
  • Alabama
  • Alabama
  • HISTORY
  • Manners and customs
  • Alabama
  • Regions & Countries - Americas
  • History & Archaeology
  • United States Local History
Label
Alabama Afternoons : Profiles and Conversations
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Introduction; Part I: The Makers; William Christenberry: Pilgrimage of the Heart; Charles Moore: Witness to Change; Bernice Sims: A Folk Artist's Stamp on History; Kathryn Tucker Windham and Charlie Lucas: Kathryn and the "Tin Man"; Part II: The Tellers; Mary Ward Brown: Black Belt Storyteller; Sena Jeter Naslund: A Story Deep Inside Her; Diane McWhorter: Taking Pictures from the Inside; Frye Gaillard: Writing His Way; Artelia Bendolph: The Girl in the Window; Eugene Sledge: "With the Old Breed"; Part III: The Journeyers; Mel Allen: "Voice of the Yankees."
  • Gay Talese: Made in AlabamaHowell Raines: Coming Full Circle; Winston Groom: The House That Gump Built; Tommy Tarrants and Stan Chassin: Deliver Us from Evil; Part IV: Witnesses to the Movement; Neil Davis: Tough, Sweet Voice of Reason; Vivian Malone and James Hood: The Stand In the Schoolhouse Door; George Wallace Jr.: The Loyal Son; Johnnie Carr: Sustaining the Dream; Theresa Burroughs: In Beauty's Care; Part V: Down Back Roads; Sara Hamm: Keeping the Faith; Restoring Rosenwald: The Oak Grove School; Bessie Papas: A Malbis Life; Edward Carl and Walter Bellingrath: Driving Mr. Bellingrath
  • William Bolton and Herbert Henson: Visiting Old PalsScoop, Red, Moon, and Shorty: The Oak Tree Social Club; Part VI: Different Windows on Dixie; Yolande "Bebe" Betbeze: Cinderella in Charge; Alex Alvarez: Voices from the Past; Abby Fisher: "What Miss Fisher Knows About Old Home Cooking"; Part VII: Personal Sojourns; Greetings from Brooklyn, Alabama; Joe Bear: Ice Cream Man; Windows: A Son Remembers; Acknowledgments; Permissions; About the Author
Control code
772845309
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (273 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780817385606
Lccn
2010036119
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)772845309
Label
Alabama Afternoons : Profiles and Conversations
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Introduction; Part I: The Makers; William Christenberry: Pilgrimage of the Heart; Charles Moore: Witness to Change; Bernice Sims: A Folk Artist's Stamp on History; Kathryn Tucker Windham and Charlie Lucas: Kathryn and the "Tin Man"; Part II: The Tellers; Mary Ward Brown: Black Belt Storyteller; Sena Jeter Naslund: A Story Deep Inside Her; Diane McWhorter: Taking Pictures from the Inside; Frye Gaillard: Writing His Way; Artelia Bendolph: The Girl in the Window; Eugene Sledge: "With the Old Breed"; Part III: The Journeyers; Mel Allen: "Voice of the Yankees."
  • Gay Talese: Made in AlabamaHowell Raines: Coming Full Circle; Winston Groom: The House That Gump Built; Tommy Tarrants and Stan Chassin: Deliver Us from Evil; Part IV: Witnesses to the Movement; Neil Davis: Tough, Sweet Voice of Reason; Vivian Malone and James Hood: The Stand In the Schoolhouse Door; George Wallace Jr.: The Loyal Son; Johnnie Carr: Sustaining the Dream; Theresa Burroughs: In Beauty's Care; Part V: Down Back Roads; Sara Hamm: Keeping the Faith; Restoring Rosenwald: The Oak Grove School; Bessie Papas: A Malbis Life; Edward Carl and Walter Bellingrath: Driving Mr. Bellingrath
  • William Bolton and Herbert Henson: Visiting Old PalsScoop, Red, Moon, and Shorty: The Oak Tree Social Club; Part VI: Different Windows on Dixie; Yolande "Bebe" Betbeze: Cinderella in Charge; Alex Alvarez: Voices from the Past; Abby Fisher: "What Miss Fisher Knows About Old Home Cooking"; Part VII: Personal Sojourns; Greetings from Brooklyn, Alabama; Joe Bear: Ice Cream Man; Windows: A Son Remembers; Acknowledgments; Permissions; About the Author
Control code
772845309
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (273 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780817385606
Lccn
2010036119
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)772845309

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