Southern History & Culture



link to catalog page WOOD & RING, EDS., Crime and Punishment in the Jim Crow South Author: Edited by Amy Louise Wood and Natalie J. Ring
Pub Date: April 2019

The history of white supremacy and criminal justice   learn more...
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link to catalog page BLEVINS, A History of the Ozarks, Volume 1 Author: Brooks Blevins
Pub Date: July 2018

The Ozarks before they were the Ozarks   learn more...
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link to catalog page HUGHES, Myths America Lives By

Myths America Lives By

White Supremacy and the Stories That Give Us Meaning

Author: Richard T. Hughes
Pub Date: September 2018

Confronting and undoing the dark side of American identity   learn more...
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link to catalog page BLEVINS, Ghost of the Ozarks

Ghost of the Ozarks

Murder and Memory in the Upland South

Author: Brooks Blevins
Pub Date: Cloth: 2012; Paper: February 2017

A grisly killing and a walking dead man in the Arkansas hills   learn more...
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link to catalog page CASE, Leaders of Their Race

Leaders of Their Race

Educating Black and White Women in the New South

Author: Sarah H. Case
Pub Date: October 2017

How two schools prepared women to modernize and reunify the South   learn more...
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link to catalog page BEDINGFIELD, Newspaper Wars

Newspaper Wars

Civil Rights and White Resistance in South Carolina, 1935-1965

Author: Sid Bedingfield
Pub Date: August 2017

How journalists enlisted on both sides of the mid-century struggle   learn more...
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link to catalog page DAVID, Women of the Storm

Women of the Storm

Civic Activism after Hurricane Katrina

Author: Emmanuel David
Pub Date: October 2017

New alliances, Southern culture, and the resurrection of New Orleans   learn more...
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link to catalog page WADE, The Beautiful Music All Around Us

The Beautiful Music All Around Us

Field Recordings and the American Experience

Author: Stephen Wade
Pub Date: Cloth: 2012; Paper: 2015

Uncovering the hidden histories of iconic American folksongs   learn more...
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link to catalog page FONES-WOLF, Struggle for the Soul of the Postwar South

Struggle for the Soul of the Postwar South

White Evangelical Protestants and Operation Dixie

Author: Elizabeth Fones-Wolf and Ken Fones-Wolf
Pub Date: April 2015

Religion's role in the ill-fated struggle to unionize white workers in the South   learn more...
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link to catalog page HENDRICKS, Fannie Barrier Williams

Fannie Barrier Williams

Crossing the Borders of Region and Race

Author: Wanda A. Hendricks
Pub Date: January 2014

The biography of a key activist of the Progressive Era   learn more...
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