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Folklife Activities (S-Z)

Social Deviance

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    Appalachian Graffiti
    Clatterbuck, Krista K.
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    Courthouse Shootout and the Sidney Allen Home, The
    Bays, Debbie
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    Dying Art?, A: A Family Affair--Generational Observations on Moonshining
    Brooks, Shannon
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    Hillsville Courthouse Shooting, The: Still a Living Legend
    Saunders, Cynthia
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    Just a Way of Life: The Art of Moonshining
    Austin, Sonya
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    Memories of a Tragedy
    Dalton, Susan M.
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    Kreglo, James D.
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    Moonshining and a Fifth-Generation Traditionalist
    Rademacher, Ardith Ann
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    Moonshining, Murder, and Madness
    Mullins, Amy
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    Steve Epperly, A Local Legend
    King, Nicole

Sociology (see also Lifestyle)

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    Adult Children of Coal Mining Heritage
    Green, Courtney
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    Antique Tales
    Nicklin, B.J.
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    Appalachia Today: The Rise of Mass Consumerism and the Threat to the Individual
    Read, Matthew
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    Appalachian Migrants: Going Back "Down Home"
    Biedler, Charles J.
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    Auction in Appalachia
    Wright, Beau K.
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    Auctions: A Traditional Way of Selling
    Crowgey, Judy
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    Coal Mining in Appalachia: A Family Tradition
    Moore, Stephanie Rachel
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    Dusting the Earth
    Hatcher, J. Patrick
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    Giles County Poorfarm, The: Telling the Paupers' Stories
    Loveland, Louise Devine
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    Growing Up in Coal Dust: An Account of Life in a Coal Mining Camp in Inman, Virginia
    Collier, Jessica Paige
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    Growing Up on Orphanage Road: The Orphanage at Foster Falls, VA: The Children's Story
    Eley, Donia S.
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    Happiness and Hardship: A Day in the Life of a Coal Miner
    Breeding, Amanda
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    Life in Appalachia
    Buss, Laura
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    Life In Appalachian America: A Study of Boarding House Life in the Coal Camps
    Hagenrater, Amy
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    Life in the Coal Camps: The Perspective of a Miner's Wife
    Barry, Joyce
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    Mennonites in the Shenandoah Valley
    Moore, Jenny
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    Myth of Appalachia, The: The Outside View vs. the Inside View
    Dunkley, Anne P.
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    Railroad and the Men of Steam
    Peters, John W.
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    Role of Women in Coal Mining Communities, The
    Nelson, Sherri
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    Steele Family Migration, The: The Reasons Behind the Steele Migration into Urban Areas
    Shifflett, Amy
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    Stories of Transient Appalachian Familes
    Shannon, Helen
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    When the Mountains Were the Mountains
    Jessup, Greg
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    Where the Men Meet: Tales of a Wytheville, Virginia Gas Station
    Burris-Stanley, Theresa

Songs and Ballads (see also Folklore, General and Music)

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    Appalachian Compilation
    Martin, Lewis
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    Continuance of Oral Transmission of Mountain Music
    Laswon, Melanie
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    Folk Music for Elementary Students
    Lam, Sue
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    John Henry: Folksong and Legend
    Stewart, Kevin
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    Mountain Melodies: Songs of Appalachia
    Melius, Maria M.
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    Music of the Mountains
    Lankford, Rani
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    Oral Transmission of Traditional Ballads: A Continuing Cycle or a Dying Phase?
    Milstead, Heidi
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    Searching the Rails
    Watson, Steve
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    The Story Has to Be Told: Coal Mining Songs in Appalachia
    Linkous, Sam L.

Supernatural, The (Including Superstitions)

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    Appalachian Ghosts
    Barton, Constance Sue
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    Belief Without Proof: Faith in the Irrational
    McLean, Erica
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    Beliefs and Stories of the Supernatural
    Hoots, Amy H.
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    Black Sisters, The
    Yearick, Ann
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    Black Sisters, The
    Micielli, Shannon
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    Boogers, Haints, Ghosties and Things That go Bump-In-The-Night: A Creepy Appalachian Folk Culture Project
    McDonald, Jami
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    Brief Look at Some Wedding Traditions and Superstitions, A
    Fox, Kathryn M.
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    Gardening By the Signs
    Johnson, Patricia E.
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    Ghosts and Other Strange Happenings in Appalachia
    Burnette, Kimberly Ann
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    Ghost Stories You Ain't Heard Yet From Russell County, Virginia
    Owens, David
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    Haints, Omens, and Other Affairs of Everyday Living
    Robinson, Sharon Denise
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    Haunted Houses of Virginia
    Garrison, Faith
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    Haunting of Christiansburg Middle School and Mountain Lake Hotel, The
    Everett, Julia
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    Ladies of Ingleside, The
    Phillips, Martha Giesen
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    Local Legend, A: The Sisters In Black
    Hill, Jennifer
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    Lexington Haunted Houses and Stories from the People Who Have Lived in Them
    Edwards, Stephanie
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    Max Meadows: Valley Of Contention and Strife
    Gibson, Rhonda
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    Myths, Legends, and Ghosts of Harpers Ferry
    Yowell, Lisa
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    Riggins' Haunted House, The
    Dalton, Anita Diane
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    Steve Epperly, A Local Legend
    King, Nicole
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    Stories of Untraditional Hauntings
    Barber, Michael S.
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    Stories, Superstitions, and Tales of Scott County
    Quillen, Joy
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    Supernatural Folklore: Ghosts, Witches and Cures
    Stevens, Grover
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    Supernatural in Appalachia, The
    Taylor, Kimberly
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    Supernatural Legends in Wytheville
    Mabe, Candice Renee
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    Hutt, Jakki
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    Zollman, Julie
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    Superstitions and Other Supernatural Folklore
    Wyatt, Brad
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    Superstitions: A Way of Life
    Price-Rector, Melissa
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    Tales of Ghosts, Unusual Events, and the Supernatural
    Turner, Althea
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    Things Unnatural: Tales of Witches, Haunts, Dreams, Healing Powers, and Supersitions
    Hale, Tempi
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    Three Evil Sisters in Black
    Wills, J. Travis

Threadwork and Fabricwork

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    Inkle Loom Weaving
    Moore, Mariane E.
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    Tatting, A Dying Art, As Practiced by Ruth Gardner Slusher
    Keith, Janet S.
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    Gentry, Pamela
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    Donnelly, Christina M.
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    We're Not So Different After All:  A Comparison of the Southern and Appalachian Cultures and the Stereotypes that Surround Them
    Tiffany Lynch
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    "Hooked: The Tradition of Crochet"
    Donna Ogle

Women's Studies

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    Appalachian Eye: An African-American View
    Greiner, Rae
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    Appalachian Values in the Home
    Harlow, Shannon
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    Appalachian Women, Religion, and Change
    Turner, Wendy L.
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    Aunt Orlena Puckett and Midwifery in Southwest Virginia
    Martin, Richard D.
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    Autobiographical Portrait
    Osborn, Gayle R.
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    Get Me a Glass of Iced Tea, Honey!: The Appalachian Woman--Opression or Equality?
    Roach, Kara Rayanne
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    Legendary Caty Sage, The
    Sutherland, Mary Lee
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    Life & Times of Mary E. Tate
    Moore, Rebecca Ruth
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    Life in Appalachia
    Buss, Laura
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    Life in Appalachia During the Early Twentieth Century: The Story of Rosa Belle Catron Combs
    Combs, Myra
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    Life of Mallisia Surface, The
    Twitchell, Tony
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    Memories of Janette Carter, The: The Preservation of Old Mountain Sound
    Collins, Jeremy
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    Midwifery, Then and Now
    Jones, Julie
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    Oldest Daughter
    Green, Kimberly
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    Oral History: Rosa Montgomery Bain
    Dean, Laura L.
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    Our Courage Is Our Memory: A Narrative of Four Generations
    Short, Honey Sue
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    Role of Women in Coal Mining Communities, The
    Nelson, Sherri
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    Shirley McPeak: Appalachian Values and Whittling
    Cagle, Stephen D.
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    Women's Roles in Twentieth Century Appalachia
    Dumin, Laura
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    Women's Words
    Crouse-Powers, Amy J.


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    Arthur Conner Fiddle, The
    Richards, Charles H.
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    Chair Caning
    Baber, Sandra L.
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    Creators of Folk Music Instruments, The
    Hoover, Frances C.
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    Floyd County Instrument Maker
    Morgan, Rebecca M.
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    Furniture Making
    Stanley, Hayley
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    Great Bounty of Chuck Housel and the Appalachian Mountains, The
    Derrickson, Tiffany B.
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    Homes and Heirlooms from Newport, Virginia: A Study of Material Lore
    Williams, Tony
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    Sawmill, A Lost Art
    Jeffers, Jennifer
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    Shirley McPeak: Appalachian Values and Whittling
    Cagle, Stephen D.
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    Whittling and Other Woodworking in Appalachia
    Bullock, Shelby A.
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    William W. Stayton's Woodworking Folkcraft
    Blankenship, Rose Marie
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    "There's No Place Like Home:  Appalachian Homes and Their Role in the Culture"
    Rhonda Hawley