Study Guide

Bastard Out of Carolina Allusions

By Dorothy Allison

Allusions

Literary and Philosophical References

  • Margaret Mitchell, Gone With the Wind (14.7)

Pop Culture References

  • Kitty Wells (2.7, 10.1, 10.14, 22.29)
  • Teresa Brewer (10.14, 10.16)
  • June Carter (10.1, 10.16, 10.70)
  • Johnny Cash (10.1, 11.22, 14.30)
  • Al Dexter and the Troopers (10.2, 17.87)
  • Patsy Cline (10.14, 22.29)
  • Vivien Leigh (14.7)