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

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...

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...

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,...

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....

Cruising Grounds: Seeking Sex and Claiming Place in Houston, 1960–1980

...accessed December 31, 2019. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=baSgYQtkTSI&feature=youtu.be&ab_channel=RiceUniversity. This animation was also displayed at Houston's Heritage Society in 2015 as part of the six month installation "Throughout: Houston's GLBT History." https://vimeo.com/485557485 This time-lapse...