Monthly Archives: October 2019

Maybe Down the Road Somewhere: A Working-Class Valedictorian in Depression-era Asheville

I used to think that well, maybe, someday I could still go, you know. I thought well, maybe down the road somewhere I could still go. Mary Neal Rudisill Whisnant, on her long-cherished hope to go to college. Recorded interview … Continue reading

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