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Aunt Granny Lith

Aunt Granny Lith is set in the Appalachian mountains of Kentucky in contemporary society. The story blends the past with the present by utilizing old Appalachian folklore to make important claims...

Latest answer posted January 27, 2019, 7:30 pm (UTC)

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Aunt Granny Lith

In Chris Offutt's "Aunt Granny Lith," we find that some of the characters are similar to others, while a few have little in common. The story is about Beth, who is the third wife of Casey. Casey's...

Latest answer posted September 6, 2016, 11:16 pm (UTC)

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Aunt Granny Lith

"Aunt Granny Lith" by Chris Offutt is a short story about life in the Appalachian mountains fused with folkloric elements. In an autobiographical article published in Ace Weekly, Offutt states that...

Latest answer posted February 23, 2016, 4:35 pm (UTC)

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Aunt Granny Lith

Yes, there are a few symbols in the story. Let us speak about a couple of them. Considering this is a modern folktale of the Appalachian Mountains (where this eNotes Educator happens to live),...

Latest answer posted October 9, 2015, 9:42 am (UTC)

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