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Southern Cultures

Edited by Harry Watson, UNC Chapel Hill, and Marcie Cohen Ferris, UNC Chapel Hill

Frequency: Spring, Summer, Fall, and Winter

Latest Issue: Volume 25, 2019

Size: 7” x 10”, average length 125 pages

Bibliographic Information: ISSN: 1068-8218

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UNC Press joins with the UNC Center for the Study of the American South in publishing Southern Cultures. Founded by John Shelton Reed, this award-winning journal explores the history, politics, folklore, literature, and art of the South. Each issue includes articles and essays; reviews of books, museum exhibitions, films, and sound recordings; and regular features, such as “South Polls,” which present public opinion polls on topics of regional interest. For more information, visit the Southern Cultures website.

Malinda Maynor Lowery is an associate professor in the Department of History and is director of the Center for the Study of the American South at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Marcie Cohen Ferris is associate professor in the Department of American Studies at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.

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Editors

Harry Watson and Marcie Cohen Ferris

Executive Editor

Ayse Erginer

Deputy Editor & Art Director

Emily Wallace

Associate Editor

Emma Calabrese

Poetry Editor

Gabrielle Calvocoressi

Music Editor

Aaron Smithers

Scholarly Outreach

Kathy Roberts

Media & Production

Ashley Melzer

Editorial Assistants

Marina Greenfeld

Mitra Norowzi

Editorial Fellow

Katharine Henry

Founding Editor

John Shelton Reed

Table of Contents

Spring 2019: Backward/Forward

Front Porch
by Harry Watson

From Bozart to Booming: Considering the Past and Future South
by Charles Reagan Wilson

Signs of Return: Photography as History in the U.S. South
by Grace Elizabeth Hale

Photo Essay

A Stranger to Me
by Kevin Kline

Amber Waves of Broomsedge
by Tom Okie

Picturing the Road’s End: Art and Environment in the New Deal and New Millennial South
by Teresa Parker Farris

Replaying a Useful South: Black Women, Midcentury Domesticity, and the Films of the Georgia Department of Public Health
by Lauren Pilcher

Losing Carolina
by Gene Nichol

Photo Essay

A Momentary Present
by David Wharton

Not Forgotten

Ghosts in My Blood: Searching for Phill Barkley
by Regina N. Bradley

Mason-Dixon Lines

Drawn and Eastern Bluebird
poetry by Rajiv Mohinder

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