Katúah: Bioregional Journal of the Southern Appalachians, Issue 13, Fall 1986


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Katúah: Bioregional Journal of the Southern Appalachians, Issue 13, Fall 1986


The thirteenth issue of the Katúah Journal focuses on the theme of death as a natural part of the life cycle and hospice. The feature story is on the Center for Awakening, a hospice founded by Elizabeth S. Callari in Boomer, North Carolina. Authors and artists in this issue include: Marnie Muller, Nena Parkerson, David Wheeler, Turrin Keye, Martha Laurie Overlock, George Ellison, Kalanu, and Rob Messick.

Table Of Contents

The Center for Awakening.......1

Interview with Elizabeth Callari.......3

Review: A Gentle Death.......5


Review: Dealing Creatively with Death.......7

Interview with Ernest Morgan.......7

Home Burial Box.......9

The Wake.......11

Story: "Good Night From Shadows Fall".......13

Poem: "The Raven Mocker".......15

Good Medicine: The Sweat Lodge.......16

Natural World News.......18

Review: Woodslore and Wildwoods Wisdom.......21

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


Bioregionalism--Appalachian Region, Southern
Sustainable living--Appalachian Region, Southern
Terminal care--North Carolina, Western
Terminal care facilities--North Carolina, Western
Hospice care--North Carolina, Western
Death--Psychological aspects
Children and death
Funeral rites and ceremonies
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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