Abiding Appalachia: Where Mountain and Atom Meet

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Awiakta’s poetry follows the trail of Awi Usdi, Little Deer, through the saga of Tsali and the Trail of Tears, through her own childhood when the atom was split in secret, and into the heart of the atom itself.

 

Combining her Cherokee/Appalachian heritage with the experience of growing up on the atomic frontier in Oak Ridge, Tennessee, Awiakta’s poetry follows the trail of Awi Usdi, Little Deer, through the saga of Tsali and the Trail of Tears, through her own childhood when the atom was split in secret, and into the heart of the atom itself.

 

 

Author: Marilou Awiakta (Cherokee)

Binding Availability: Paperback

Published: 1986

Tribes/Ethnic Groups: Cherokee