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Matthew McConaughey on Set of ‘Free State of Jones’  0

Matthew McConaughey on Set of ‘Free State of Jones’

Texas-born Matthew McConaughey, who starred in last year’s award-winning “Dallas Buyer’s Club” and HBO’s “True Detective,” might have been in Los Angeles at the Oscars last night, but it’s back

Who’s the Freak Now?  0

Who’s the Freak Now?

A wrap-up of “American Horror Story: Freak Show.”

2015 Academy Award Menu  0

2015 Academy Award Menu

Our annual menu of drinks and eats to pair with this year’s Oscar-nominated films.

A History of the South on Film  0

A History of the South on Film

Examining the South’s representation on the big screen, from “Gone With the Wind” to “Selma.”

Get to Know the 2015 Oscar-Nominated Films  0

Get to Know the 2015 Oscar-Nominated Films

From ‘Boyhood’ to ‘Selma,’ we have all the details and trailers on this year’s films with connections to the South.

Counter Histories Connects Food & Freedom  0

Counter Histories Connects Food & Freedom

A new film series from the Southern Foodways Alliance honors veterans of the South’s lunch counter protests.

Mardi Gras From Coast to Coast  0

Mardi Gras From Coast to Coast

From our nation’s capital to one of South Carolina’s funkiest beach towns, Carnival spreads across the country.

On the Trail to ‘Selma’  0

On the Trail to ‘Selma’

See the real-life Alabama city that inspired the Academy Award-nominated film.

Macon, Georgia, Reconnects With its Musical Roots in the College Hill Corridor  2

Macon, Georgia, Reconnects With its Musical Roots in the College Hill Corridor

A long history of musical diversity, from Sidney Lanier to the Allman Brothers, thrives with the grand opening of Mercer University’s Robert McDuffie Center for Strings. Upon first encounter, Macon’s

Selma, Boyhood Get Best Picture Oscar Noms  0

Selma, Boyhood Get Best Picture Oscar Noms

Two Best Picture noiminees depict the South on screen.

Guide to King Cake  4

Guide to King Cake

Plus cocktails, cupcakes, doughnuts and more as this Mardi Gras treat evolves from its humble roots.

Four Foods for Good Fortune in 2015  0

Four Foods for Good Fortune in 2015

Celebrate New Year’s Day with traditional Southern dishes that promise to bring luck, wealth and good health.

The Return of the American Chestnut  0

The Return of the American Chestnut

A Mississippi family farm aims to reintroduce this once plentiful hardwood to the Deep South.

A Holiday Dusted in Sugar  0

A Holiday Dusted in Sugar

Make holiday memories along the new Moravian Culinary Trail in Winston-Salem, North Carolina, this month.