Something is lost when we no longer know the art of filling a wagon.
According to Joseph Wiebe, Berry's vision of rural life starts with his reckoning with Kentucky, the Shawnee, and black slavery.
By some estimates, three quarters of Americans don't really know their next-door neighbor.
In Concussion, Dr. Bennet Omalu is a Nigerian immigrant and an outsider. This status is complicated by competing ideas of what America is.
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