The Alabama writer's first short story collection in over a decade reaffirms him as a major voice in contemporary Southern literature.
Michael Farris Smith talks about his new novel 'Desperation Road,' called "an important literary event" by Robert Olen Butler.
Mississippi native Mary Miller talks about her new short story collection 'Always Happy Hour,' filled with unhappy couples and women who don't want to turn out like their mothers.
Talking about the cultural importance of the front porch with Conference on the Front Porch featured speakers Claude Stephens and Jay Watson.
A recipe celebrating the publication of 'Delta Hot Tamales: History, Stories & Recipes' by Mississippi native and author Anne Martin.
Kalisha Buckhanon gets inside the mind of a young black girl to tackle myths about race and class in her new novel 'Solemn.'
The oysters and speckled trout are back, and shrimpers can forecast the weather again by checking a shrimp's legs: red means a storm is coming and clear means the waters are good
This dip is worthy of Oxford's Grove, one of the best tailgating spots ever.
Fire up the grill and don your favorite jersey for tailgating with Mississippi Chef Linkie Marais.
A sweet end to tailgating straight from Chef Linkie Marais's adopted home state.