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On a national stage in Chicago, Ill., while fighting pneumonia, Gardner-Webb senior history major Elisabeth Moore talked about hillbilly stereotypes. And she won a prestigious award in the process. She was in high school when she first realized how much the stereotypes about Appalachia had permeated contemporary culture.

Publication Date

11-23-2015

Publisher

Gardner-Webb University

City

Boiling Springs

Keywords

Appalachian stereotypes, Brevard, Chicago, Dr. David Yelton, Dr. Joseph Moore, Dr. Timothy Vanderburg, Dr. Tom Jones, National Collegiate Honors Council Conference

GWU Student Wins Prestigious Award at National Conference

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