Kudzu preys on everything, even troubled characters, in Mississippi writer Michael Farris Smith's latest novel 'Blackwood.'
Get the scoop on some of your favorite Southern lit being adapted for TV and film.
Michael Farris Smith talks about his latest book, 'The Fighter,' and why it's sparking such strong emotions in readers.
Michael Farris Smith talks about his new novel 'Desperation Road,' called "an important literary event" by Robert Olen Butler.
The New Year promises to be a triumphant one for Southern authors.
Don't miss John Waters, a master class with Michael Farris Smith, The Hotel Plays or a panel on writing the women of the South.
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An essay by Michael Farris Smith.
24 new releases, including several author debuts and a few classics, that span from mystery to memoir, spiritual to historical and romantic to coming of age.
This Mississippian's debut novel draws readers into a Gulf Coast landscape where nearly all has been lost and survival and redemption are paramount.