Featuring authors such as Eudora Welty and William Faulkner as well as contemporary writers including Jesmyn Ward and Donna Tartt, this new book by W. Ralph Eubanks reveals the deep connection between the land and literature.
While all literature is fundamentally interested in human relationships, what gives Southern authors the ability to stand out from the crowd is their innate interest in families and the wider communities in which we live.
From Faulkner to Capote, there's a lot to be learned from the greats of Southern literature.
Faulkner may have made smoking a pipe fashionable in his day, but there are a lot less smokers in today's Southern literature.
Why front porches matter with Conference on the Front Porch organizer Cambell McCool and featured speaker Dr. Jay Watson.
Talking about the cultural importance of the front porch with Conference on the Front Porch featured speakers Claude Stephens and Jay Watson.
Visit nine small towns with charm, history, adventure — and literary roots.
Books full of passages with vivid description that will make you feel right at home between their pages.
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
Immerse yourself in the strange land of the South no matter where you read these books.