Award Banner

Online Exclusives

Notes of a Native Daughter Thumbnail

Notes of a Native Daughter

“Growing up in the South,” my mother said, “you had to choose one: either white or black. I chose black. And that’s why we were alienated.”
Department: LITERATURE
Amy Evans: Art & Pie Thumbnail

Amy Evans: Art & Pie

This August, Amy C. Evans left her role as lead oral historian of the Southern Foodways Alliance, where, over the last twelve years, she conducted more than two-hundred individual interviews around the South and beyond.
Department: ART
EYES ON THE SOUTH: Missy Prince Thumbnail

EYES ON THE SOUTH: Missy Prince

"To love a place from a distance is to embellish it with memory, desire, and myth. Why Don't You Come Home is a fantasy, a lyric, and a document of one of several returns to the place where I grew up. It is part of an ongoing exploration of a South that is both familiar and strange, both real and imagined."
Department: ART
INTERVIEW: Kathleen Robbins on the landscape of the Delta Thumbnail

INTERVIEW: Kathleen Robbins on the landscape of the Delta

To witness the birds in mass is pretty invigorating, but I’m rarely confident about the relevance of any image when I’m making it, which is part of the charm for me in shooting film—the unknown caused by the delay between the exposure and the viewing of the transparency. I’m certainly not the first or last to photograph a flock of birds in the Delta, but I was pretty pleased when I first viewed the image in my studio in South Carolina.
Department: ART
BOOK REVIEW: Love Me Back by Merritt Tierce Thumbnail

BOOK REVIEW: Love Me Back by Merritt Tierce

We talk often about fearless writers. We use words like "brave" and "unflinching on book jackets and in glowing blurbs when the protagonists within enact dangerous behavior without moral-of-the-story appeals and sensationalized flourishes.
Department: Reviews
Connect:
  • Find Us on Facebook
  • Twitter
  • Flickr
  • YouTube

Digital Editions

  • Zinio
  • Kindle
  • Nook

One year for only $19.98

Orders outside the US