Definition of Affrilachian in English:

Affrilachian

Syllabification: Af·fri·la·chi·an
Pronunciation: /ˌafriˈlātCH(ē)ən
 
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noun

  • An African American who is native to or resides in Appalachia: [as modifier]: Affrilachian poets
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    • There is so much in-depth writing, so much information: forthcoming books deals, the article on bestseller lists, Affrilachian poets… The caliber of writing in this issue is superior, as well as the content covered.
    • He took the poem with his new term, Affrilachian, to the writing group he met with regularly at the Cultural Center on the UK campus, where he also served as program coordinator.
    • Moreover, he hopes to see the works of the Affrilachian community flourish to wider audience.

Origin

blend of African (American) and Appalachian.

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