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John Shelton Reed


— member of the Fellowship of Southern Writers — grew up in Kingsport, Tennessee, and has lived since 1969 in Chapel Hill, where he taught for 31 years at the University of North Carolina. He has been co-editor of Southern Cultures and a contributing writer for The Oxford American. His books include The Enduring South, Southern Folk, Plain and Fancy, Whistling Dixie, Kicking Back: Further Dispatches from the South, and (with his wife Dale Volberg Reed)1001 Things Everyone Should Know About the South. Minding the South, a collection of essays and reviews, was published by the University of Missouri Press in 2003.

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