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Oral Histories

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 annemarie@southernfoodways.org.

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Saltwater South: Forgotten Coast


This project explores the water column oyster aquaculture in Florida's Apalachee and Apalachicola Bays.

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From Their Hands to Our Hearts


Two families in Mississippi share their reasons for keeping the tradition of cooking and gathering alive.

A film by Brittny Miller. Created during the inaugural 2022 SFA Film Residency.

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