Advanced Search
Southern Spaces
A journal about real and imagined spaces and places of the US South and their global connections

Sonic Zora in Florida

...status, a jealous protector of his own archival materials related to their shared work for the WPA, and also a spectacularly harsh critic of Hurston's contradictory persona. See, for instance,...

Hijacking Public Housing: A Review of New Deal Ruins

...privatized prisons, and low-income housing (and school) voucher programs serve as other examples.4For instance, see Pauline Lipman, New Political Economy of Urban Education: Neoliberalism, Race, and the Right to the...

St. Augustine's "Slave Market": A Visual History

...1964 (Tuscaloosa, AL: The University of Alabama Press, 2008). In 2011 St. Augustine installed its first public civil rights monument adjacent to the market, honoring the struggle for equality on this site...

Sea Changes in Personhood

...the threshold of citizenship" (16), being considered, for instance, as three-fifths of a person in the 1787 US Constitution (11). She links this disaggregation to the process of creolization, which,...

Educational Resources: A New Feature at Southern Spaces

...Sugar" installation; and a video presentation about how Confederate monuments participate in historical erasure. Southern Spaces Reading and Writing Souths Educational Resource, December 12, 2017. Screenshot courtesy of Southern Spaces....

Backcountry Legends of a Minister's Death

...Carolina. Gravestone attributed to the Bigham workshop. But on his way to the Cherokee country Richardson had acted at the direction of the presbytery to install the Reverend Alexander Craighead...