The SFA oral history program documents life stories from the American South. Collecting these stories, we honor the people whose labor defines the region. If you would like to contribute to SFA’s oral history collections, please send your ideas for oral history along with your CV or Resume and a portfolio of prior oral history work to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Chinese immigrants came to America in the late nineteenth century in search of the fabled Gam Sahn, or Golden Mountain.…
Barbecue, fried chicken and spaghetti; game suppers and mile high pies. Those foods are traditionally associated with the Natural State. But what about biryani, idli, and butter chicken, foods traditionally associated with India and Indian Americans?
Being a Southern pie lady is no task for the faint of heart. These women work hard to earn the title, eschewing…