About the Author

Allen C. Shelton is an associate professor of sociology at SUNY Buffalo State and the author of Dreamworlds of Alabama. He lives in Buffalo, New York, next to Billy Sunday’s first church and an old Italian grocery store, and within a half-mile of an abandoned nineteenth-century asylum. There are no pine trees.


The video below introduces Where the North Sea Touches Alabama and includes readings from the book and commentary by Allen Shelton.

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