Review: Jesse Donaldson on Foxfire’s Appalachia

Novelist Jesse Donaldson considers Foxfire’s Appalachia and the real one.


In 1966, a high school English class in Rabun County, Georgia, launched Foxfire, a quarterly magazine dedicated to collecting local folklore. Six years later they compiled selected pieces into a bestselling book. And in the years since a steady stream of Foxfire installments has ca…

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