Walk Till the Dogs Get Mean: Meditations on the Forbidden from Contemporary Appalachia

Adrian Blevins, Colby College
Karen Salyer McElmurray, Gettysburg College

Original version is available from the publisher at: http://www.ohioswallow.com/book/Walk+Till+the+Dogs+Get+Mean


In Walk Till the Dogs Get Mean, Adrian Blevins and Karen Salyer McElmurray collect essays from today’s finest established and emerging writers with roots in Appalachia. Together, these essays take the theme of silencing in Appalachian culture, whether the details of that theme revolve around faith, class, work, or family legacies.