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Teller Tales: Histories

Teller Tales Histories All my work fits in my mouth Jo Carson says I write performance material no matter what else the pieces get called and whether they are for my voice or other characters voices they are first to be s

  • Title: Teller Tales: Histories
  • Author: Jo Carson
  • ISBN: 9780821417546
  • Page: 163
  • Format: Paperback
  • All my work fits in my mouth, Jo Carson says I write performance material no matter what else the pieces get called, and whether they are for my voice or other characters voices they are first to be spoken aloud Following an oral tradition that has strong roots in her native Tennessee, the author of Teller Tales invites the reader to participate in events in a w All my work fits in my mouth, Jo Carson says I write performance material no matter what else the pieces get called, and whether they are for my voice or other characters voices they are first to be spoken aloud Following an oral tradition that has strong roots in her native Tennessee, the author of Teller Tales invites the reader to participate in events in a way that no conventional history book can Both stories in this book are set in East Tennessee in the mid eighteenth century and share certain characters The first narrative, What Sweet Lips Can Do, recounts the story of the Overmountain Men and the battle of King s Mountain, a tide turning battle in the American Revolution Men of Their Time is an exploration of white Cherokee relationships from early contact through the time of the Revolution Although not well known to the outside world, the stories recounted in Teller Tales are cornerstones in the heritage of the Appalachian region and of American history In ways that will appeal to young and old alike, Jo Carson s irreverent telling will broaden the audience and the understanding for the stories of native Americans, settlers, explorers, and revolutionaries of early America.

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    1. The author, Jo Carson, was recommended by fellow writer and NPR talent Peter Sagal on his blog. Mr. Sagal and Ms. Carson are friends. Recently, Ms. Carson was diagnosed with cancer. As a truly successful, but not NY Times Bestseller-mainstay, Ms. Carson is of course not rich. So as a gift, Peter Sagal asked those of us who read his blog to chip in by donating to a special fund and/or buying one of her books. After browsing through her various books, all of which looked interesting, this is the o [...]

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