The SFA oral history program documents life stories from the American South. Collecting these stories, we honor the people whose labor defines the region.
This project explores the careers of Jessica B. Harris, Lisa Fain, Martha Foose, Nancie McDermott, Nathalie Dupree, Nicole A. Taylor, Poppy Tooker, Ronni Lundy, Sandra Gutierrez, Sheri Castle, and Virginia Willis.
The South is now experiencing a regional grain renaissance. This oral history project shares the stories of farmers, millers, and bakers who have rejected the industrial system and prioritized great taste.
Beginning in 1910, six children– Owen, Dick, Adelaide, John, Ella, and Dottie Brennan– were born to Owen…