Bill Turner has deep roots in Far Southwest Virginia. His paternal great grandmother was born in Lee County in 1874, maternal grandmother born (1896) in Farmville, and raised in Virginia City; his father - a 50 year coal miner, starting out in Tom's Creek, Virginia - was born (1917) and raised in Coeburn, VA. This video is shaped around Turner's upbringing in Harlan County, KY. Turner holds a doctoral degree in race and ethnic relations from Notre Dame University
Eastern Kentucky Social Club - Full Film
May 3, 2020
A conversation featuring Bill Turner and bell hooks, reknown feminist author and Professor at Berea College.
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