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APPALACHIA:  A History of Mountains and People

Introduced by the filmmakers Jamie Ross and Ross Spears

Thank you!

Thank you for your interest in the premiere screening of “Appalachia:  A History of Mountains and People” by Ross Spears and Jamie Ross. Those who viewed the film at UT Knoxville on September 27 or September 28 are among the first 300 people to view the film.  Understandably,  the filmmakers are eager to hear your thoughts about the film.  They invite you to send your comments to them. Please fill out the comment area below and click "Submit".



Funded by a major grant from
the National Science Foundation

Additional funding provided by
the Arthur Vining Davis Foundatons
National Endowment for the Humanities
Southern Humanities Media Fund
Cherokee Preservation Foundation
Appalachian Regional Commission
Tennessee Arts Commission

further funding by the Humanites Councils of
North Carolina
South Carolina
West Virginia


Ready for the World


A half billion years is a long time