ArticleWalls, David S.Review of Dwight B. Billings and Kathleen M. Blee, The Road to Poverty: The Making of Wealth and Hardship in Appalachia (Cambridge University Press, 2000).
ArticleWalls, David S.The article presents a speech by David Walls of Sonoma State University in Rohnert Park, California, delivered at the annual conference of the Appalachian Studies Association held in Richmond, Kentucky on March 11, 2011. He discusses the 1976 symposiu . . .
ArticleWalls, David S.The Bicentennial is also the approximate centennial of the "discovery" of Southern Appalachia as a unique subcultural region by the writers of the "local-color" movement in the mid-1870's. Within twenty years the missionary movement had transformed th . . .
ArticleWalls, David, S.John F. Kennedy to West Virginia, introducing him to the poverty of the central Appalachian coalfields as he waged a successful battle against Hubert Humphrey in the Democratic primary. Kennedy's confrontation with West Virginia's poverty led to sever . . .