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Coal: A Poetry Anthology available on

Book Description
An anthology of poetry on the subject of coal in southern West Virginia and eastern Kentucky–coal miners, their families, their communities, their environment, their goverance.

About the Author
The editor, Chris Green, is an English professor at Marshall University and works closely with the Appalachian Studies Association.

He is author of Door to Door (Pudding House, 2000); he edited Wind Magazine from 1998-2003, and is co-editor of Radicalism in the South since Reconstruction (Palgrave-Macmillan, due out in 2007). Chris’s work as a writer, scholar, teacher and editor is dedicated to bringing people into conversations about who they are, where they live, and what they care about.

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