Shadows of the past: Confederate legacy haunts today’s Asheville

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Cover Design Credit:

Norn Cutson

Cover Photography Credit:

Brent Brown (illustration)
As a renewed debate over Confederate monuments takes place nationwide, Asheville residents, scholars and city officials have once again turned a critical eye on the Vance Monument and other local markers, raising questions as to what they really say about our collective identity — and what should be done with them now.




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