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Featuring "Pushing Back" - The story of Boone, an Appalachian teenager growing up with the odds stacked against him and "Journey," an anonymous teen's journey from rage and mistrust to self-awareness.

Featuring "Pushing Back" - The story of Boone, an Appalachian teenager growing up with the odds stacked against him and "Journey," an anonymous teen's journey from rage and mistrust to self-awareness.

Location:

United States

Description:

Featuring "Pushing Back" - The story of Boone, an Appalachian teenager growing up with the odds stacked against him and "Journey," an anonymous teen's journey from rage and mistrust to self-awareness.

Language:

English

Contact:

865-230-1234


Episodes

This is Where We Stand

7/23/2020
This is the essay I wrote for Karen Krogh's book, "Love is the Spirit: the journey of a courageous and resilient community," her photographic portrayal of the year following the TVUUC shooting. July 27 is the anniversary date.

Duration:00:05:28

Journey: Part Four

4/13/2020
In the final part of the teen's journey, he begins reaching out to his peers to share what he has begun to learn.

Duration:00:15:46

Journey: Part Three

4/13/2020
In Part Three, the teen and his mentor begin looking ahead to his release from the confines of the alternative school and what steps he needs to make next.

Duration:00:14:08

Journey: Part Two

4/13/2020
In Part Two, the teen, at first combative and mistrustful, begins to form a relationship with his counselor.

Duration:00:46:18

Journey: Part One

4/13/2020
Part One of an anonymous teen's journey from rage and mistrust to the beginnings of self-awareness. Set in an alternative high school, the teen is full of anger and resentment, spoiling for a fight and viewing all adults as the enemy.

Duration:00:27:05

"Pushing Back," Chapter Thirty-eight

12/18/2019
Boone pays a long overdue visit to his father's grave.

Duration:00:09:49

"Pushing Back," chapter Thirty-seven

12/11/2019
Boone agrees to a request from Carrie and gets a cryptic message from Gamaliel.

Duration:00:13:04

"Pushing Back," Chapter Thirty-six

12/4/2019
Boone and Nancy share a drink and a trip to the pool.

Duration:00:11:57

"Pushing Back," Chapter thirty-five

11/27/2019
Boone tells Nancy about the shine and she has her first taste.

Duration:00:09:52

"Pushing Back," Chapter thirty-four

11/20/2019
Boone is confronted with a decision that he's been thinking about for a while. How much should he tell Nancy about what he and Gamaliel have been doing?

Duration:00:11:57

"Pushing Back," Chapter Thirty-three

11/13/2019
Boone gets instructions from Gamaliel and makes a discovery in the tool shed.

Duration:00:11:36

"Pushing Back," Chapter Thirty-two

11/6/2019
Gamaliel has emergency surgery, and Boone makes plans for when he recovers.

Duration:00:12:51

"Pushing Back," Chapter Thirty-one

10/30/2019
Memories of the details of his brother's death overwhelm Boone and he misses a promised visit to Gamaliel.

Duration:00:12:45

"Pushing Back," Chapter Thirty

10/23/2019
Boone tries to repair his relationship with Nancy and realizes he has no idea how to do that.

Duration:00:13:59

"Pushing Back," Chapter Twenty-nine

10/16/2019
Boone's inability to shake his father's demons damages his relationship with Nancy.

Duration:00:13:52

"Pushing Back," Chapter Twenty-eight

10/9/2019
Boone gets another visit from the local thieves, and Nancy finds out about Gamaliel's hospitalization.

Duration:00:12:24

"Pushing Back," Chapter Twenty-seven

10/2/2019
Boone goes back to the hospital and gets the latest news on Gamaliel, and Carrie makes him an offer.

Duration:00:12:52

"Pushing Back," Chapter Twenty-six

9/25/2019
Boone makes a visit to the hospital and deals with hospital security. Later, he gets an unwelcome phone call from a relative.

Duration:00:10:10

"Pushing Back," Chapter Twenty-five

9/18/2019
Boone visits a laundromat for the first time, and makes a frightening discovery when he visits Gamaliel.

Duration:00:10:12

"Pushing Back," Chapter Twenty-four

9/11/2019
Boone surprises the thieves for a second time, this time at Gamaliel's, and comes away with an injury for his troubles.

Duration:00:11:59