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 Anne Byrn, Debbie Moose, Donna Battle Pierce, Dotty Griffith, Elaine Corn, Jean Anderson, Jo Ellen O’Hara, Judy Walker, Kathleen Purvis, Kitty Crider, Marcelle Bienvenu, Sarah Fritschner, Susan Puckett, and Toni Tipton-Martin.
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.
This project explores the careers of Jessica B. Harris, Lisa Fain, Martha Foose, Nancie McDermott, Nathalie Dupree,…