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Helen Morales. Pilgrimage to Dollywood: A Country Music Road Trip through Tennessee. Chicago, Il.: University of Chicago Press, 2014. 192 pages. Hardcover. $22.50.
The travelogue Pilgrimage to Dollywood by Helen Morales is an enjoyable book for academics, intellectuals, and readers who love Dolly Parton, if they are able to overlook some unpleasantness that could offend a number of Southern readers. All of that may seem a strange combination, but for that niche audience who loves learning, Dolly Parton, and is willing to forgive judgmental tones at times, it is a pleasurable tale.
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