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Worth Quoting (Interviews): Wilma Dykeman

Worth Quoting was made possible by Florida Community College at Jacksonville. The series was recorded from 1985 to 2005, and features a powerful collection of interviews.
Interviewee Wilma Dykeman
Interviewer Kate Copitelli
Subject Appalachia, writing 
Director Lee Chandler Kaufmann

Copyright 1987 Florida Community College at Jacksonville



Author and historian Wilma Dykeman discusses how she became a writer, her sources of inspiration, and her works centering on the people and land of Appalachia. 

NOTE: Series intro has no sound, but sound returns at 0:30 mark when interview starts.


Appalachia, writing, inspiration

Wilma Dykeman

Dykeman, W. (1987). Interviewed by Kate Copitelli [Video Recording]. Worth Quoting. YouTube, Jacksonville, Florida.

Run time: 29 minutes