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Author Podber, Jacob J.
Title The electronic front porch : an oral history of the arrival of modern media in rural Appalachia and the Melungeon community / Jacob J. Podber.
Imprint Macon, Ga. : Mercer University Press, c2007.
Edition 1st ed.

LOCATION CALL # STATUS MESSAGE
 OTTERBEIN MAIN COLLECTION  HN79.A127 P63 2007    AVAILABLE  
LOCATION CALL # STATUS MESSAGE
 OTTERBEIN MAIN COLLECTION  HN79.A127 P63 2007    AVAILABLE  
Author Podber, Jacob J.
Series The Melungeons.
Melungeons (Series)
Subject Mass media -- Social aspects -- Appalachian Region.
Internet -- Social aspects -- Appalachian Region.
Melungeons -- Effect of technological innovations on -- Appalachian Region.
Popular culture -- Appalachian Region -- History -- 20th century.
Appalachian Region -- Social conditions -- 20th century.
Appalachian Region -- Social conditions -- 21st century.
Description x, 166 p. : maps. ; 23 cm.
Edition 1st ed.
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introduction: Identity and the researcher as participant -- The study of media -- Doing oral history -- Appalachia on my mind : outsiders' construction of Appalachian identity -- Melungeon construction of identity -- Listening to radio in rural Appalachia -- Television in rural Appalachia -- Melungeons and the Internet -- Conclusion.
ISBN 9780881460896 (hardback : alk. paper)
0881460893 (hardback : alk. paper)
OCLC # 132582629