A Lynching in North Carolina by Artress Bethany White

A Lynching in North Carolina (Artress Bethany White for Tupelo Quarterly)  
Artress Bethany White is the author of the collection of poems Fast Fat Girls in Pink Hot Pants (2012). She has received scholarships from the Sewanee Writers’ Conference and the Hambidge Center for Creative Arts for her poetry and nonfiction. Recent poetry has appeared in Ecotone, Poet Lore, The Account, and Harvard Review and is forthcoming in Pleiades. New nonfiction appears in Blood Orange Review and The Hopkins Review. She is visiting assistant professor of American cultural studies at Albright College in Pennsylvania.