Katúah: Bioregional Journal of the Southern Appalachians, Issue 16, Summer 1987


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Katúah: Bioregional Journal of the Southern Appalachians, Issue 16, Summer 1987


The sixteenth issue of the Katúah Journal focuses on the initiations and rituals surrounding the coming of age and the maturation of young people. Authors and artists in this issue include Tata Andres, Snow Bear, Patrick Clark, Maggie Schneider, Rob Messick, Burt Kornegay, Stephaen Delor, Didier Cuzange, David Wheeler, Curry Morris, Doug Silsbee, John Lane, Clyde Osborne, Will Ashe Bason, Michael Hockaday, Nancy Barnhardt, Thomas Dale Cowan, and Mara Bradburn.

Table Of Contents

Interview: Helen Waite.......3

Poem: "Visions in a Garden".......5

The Vision Quest.......6

First Flow.......8

Thoughts on Initiation.......9

Archetypes of Male Initiation.......9

Learning in the Wilderness.......12

Cherokee Challenge.......15

Natural World News.......16

View from the Corners: "Valuing Trees".......19

Turtle Island Talking.......20

Young People's Page.......25

Note: This table of contents corresponds to the original document, not the Document Viewer.


Bioregionalism--Appalachian Region, Southern
Sustainable living--Appalachian Region, Southern
Puberty rites
Outdoor Education--North Carolina, Western
Camps--North Carolina, Western
Youth development--North Carolina, Western
Cherokee youth--North Carolina, Western
North Carolina, Western
Blue Ridge Mountains
Appalachian Region, Southern
North Carolina--Periodicals


This resource is part of the Katúah Journal Records, 1980-2013 collection. For a description of the entire collection, see Katúah Journal Records, 1980-2013 (AC. 870).


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