The 1997 Denny C. Plattner Appalachian Heritage Awards

  title={The 1997 Denny C. Plattner Appalachian Heritage Awards},
  author={Danny Miller},
  journal={Appalachian Heritage},
  pages={5 - 5}
It is always extremely difficult, but rewarding, to judge the poetry, fiction, and articles/essays in Appalachian Heritage's Denny C. Plattner Awards competition. But reading each issue from cover to cover consistently reaffirms my belief that the best writing from and about Appalachia is published in Appalachian Heritage. Last spring previous winners ofthe Plattner Awards were honored at a reception and luncheon at Boone Tavern, and it was a privilege for me to meet so many of these talented… Expand