The Radical South Lecture Series

“The South has always been an extraordinarily diverse place, racially, politically, religiously, and when one understands the full range of Southern history, one discovers that it is rich and complex enough to make room for all of us.”

Black Corn

Michael Twitty speaks on the genealogy and mythology of corn among black and native American peoples in early America at SFA’s 19th annual Southern Foodways Symposium.

Eating Lunch 2,000 Feet Underground

The subterranean world of the coal miner involves complicated logistics for eating lunch, related to larger trends of labor, the economy, and energy use.