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2020 Online:

 

    

Table of Contents
   
featuring
North Carolina Expatriate Writers

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no subscription or purchase required.


2019: Issue Number 28

 

    

Table of Contents
   
featuring
North Carolina African American Literature

$15.00

*Get a FREE 2004 issue with the purchase of this issue.

2019 Online:

 

    

Table of Contents
   
featuring
North Carolina African American Literature

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no subscription or purchase required.

2018: Issue Number 27

 

    

Table of Contents
   
featuring
North Carolina on the Map and in the News

$15.00

2018 Online:

 

    

Table of Contents
   
featuring
North Carolina on the Map and in the News

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2017: Issue Number 26

 

    

Table of Contents
  
featuring
North Carolina Literature and the Other Arts

$15.00

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2017 Online:

 

    

Table of Contents
  
featuring
North Carolina Literature and the Other Arts

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NCLR Online issues are open access;
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NCLR Online issues are open access;
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2016: Issue Number 25


    

Table of Contents
    

Celebrating 25 Years of the North Carolina Literary Review

$15.00

 

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Celebrating 25 Years of the North Carolina Literary Review

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2015: Issue Number 24


 

    

Table of Contents
    
featuring
North Carolina Literature in a Global Context
$15.00

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2015 Online:


    

Table of Contents
    
featuring
North Carolina Literature
in a Global Context

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2014: Issue Number 23


    

    

Table of Contents
    
featuring
War in North Carolina Literature

$10.00

2014 Online:


    

Table of Contents
    
featuring
War in North Carolina Literature

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no subscription or purchase required.

2013: Issue Number 22



    

    

Table of Contents
   
featuring
North Carolina: A State of Change, A Changing State
$50.00 (supplies limited)

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North Carolina: A State of Change, A Changing State

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2012: Issue Number 21



    

    

Table of Contents
   
featuring
North Carolina Literature into Film

$25.00 (supplies limited)

 

2012 Online


    

Table of Contents

featuring
North Carolina Literature into Film

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no subscription or purchase required.

2011: Issue Number 20


   
    

    

Table of Contents
   
featuring
Environmental Writing in North Carolina

$15.00

2010: Issue Number 19



    

    

Table of Contents
   
featuring
North Carolina Appalachian Literature

$10.00

2009: Issue Number 18

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Table of Contents
   
featuring
North Carolina Drama

$10.00

2008: Issue Number 17

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Table of Contents
  
featuring
North Carolina Humor: The Old Mirth State

with Mirth Carolina Laugh Tracks,
a dual CD set featuring music and readings by some of North Carolina's funniest favorites
$15.00 for issue and CD
sold separately at $10 each

2007: Issue Number 16

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Table of Contents
   
featuring
Commemorating 100 Years of Writers and Writing
at East Carolina University

$15.00

2006: Issue Number 15

NCLR 2006 Cover | Children's and Young Adult Literature

    

    

Table of Contents
 
featuring
Children's and Young Adult Literature in North Carolina
$10.00

2005: Issue Number 14

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Table of Contents
 
featuring
Outer Banks Writing
$10.00

2004: Issue Number 13

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Table of Contents
   
featuring
Ethnic North Carolina
$10.00

FREE with the purchase of a 2013 or 2015 or 2019 issue.

2003: Issue Number 12

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2003 Issue Page   
    

    

Table of Contents
    
featuring
100th Anniversary of the First Flight
$5.00

2002: Issue Number 11

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Table of Contents
   
featuring
NCLR's 10th Anniversary
$15.00

2001: Issue Number 10

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Table of Contents
   
featuring
Science Fiction and Fantasy in North Carolina
$10.00

*Buy this issue and receive a FREE 1993 issue.

2000: Issue Number 9

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Table of Contents
   
featuring
Other Voices and Genres and the
100th Birthday of Thomas Wolfe

$15.00

1999: Issue Number 8

NCLR 1999 Cover
  
    

    

Table of Contents
    
featuring
The Civil War and Reconstruction in NC
and Ante- and Postbellum NC Plantation Literature

$25.00; limited number available

1998: Issue Number 7
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Table of Contents
   
featuring
Oral History in NC
and
The Fiction of Fred Chappell

$25.00; limited number available

1997: Issue Number 6

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featuring
NC Writers and the NC Museum of Art
$5.00

*FREE with the purchase of a 2017 issue.

1996: Issue Number 5

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featuring
Carolina cats and their writers
$5.00

*FREE with the purchase of a 1995 issue.

With the 1995 issue, NCLR changed its numbering system: NCLR therefore went from 2.2 to 5; there were no volumes 3 or 4.    

1995: Issue Number 2.2

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Table of Contents
    
featuring
Black Mountain College
$15.00

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1994: Issue Number 2.1

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Table of Contents
    
featuring
the 1898 Wilmington Race Riot
$10.00

Find additional content inspired by the 1898 coup d'etat in Wilmington in the 2002, 2009, 2014, and 2015 issues.

1993: Issue Number 1.2

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featuring
a special tribute to Manly Wade Wellman
$5.00

*FREE with the purchase of a 2001 issue.

1992: Issue Number 1.1

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featuring
John Lawson & the Tuscarora
$10.00

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