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Current Issue – 59.2 Fall-Winter 2012

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Editor's Foreword, by Philip E. “Ted” Coyle

2012 Brown-Hudson Folklore Awards


Elizabeth and Alex Albright: Owners of the R.A. Fountain General Store, by Leanne E. Smith


William E. “Bill” Myers: Musician, by Beverly Patterson


Carmine Prioli: Teacher, Scholar, Folklorist, Editor, and Friend, by Karen Willis Amspacher (with Tom McGowan)


Vollis Simpson: Whirligig Artist, by Jefferson Currie II


2012 Community Traditions Awards


Green Grass Cloggers: Folk Dance Group, by Leanne E. Smith


The Heritage Quilters, by Joyce Joines Newman


Student Action with Farmworkers: Labor Advocacy Group, by April Leanne Simon


The Balsam Highlands Cemetery Style: A Meditation on Regional Creativity, by Alan Jabbour and Karen Singer Jabbour


Appalachian Bestiary: Wondrous and Fearsome Creatures of the Southern Wild, by Gary Carden

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