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On Silent Sam and the Study of the South

August 20, 2018

8/21/18 UPDATE: We could not be more pleased that, in many ways, our statement became irrelevant as soon as we published it. We are proud of the activists and students who, in the words of Pauli Murray (a black woman who wrote to … Continued

Best of 2017-18 Music on the Porch

May 10, 2018

Can’t wait for next fall? You can enjoy some of our favorite recent Music on the Porch moments on our YouTube channel. Here’s a sampling:

Education & Resegregation Town Hall, Thurs, April 19 at 7:00 pm

April 18, 2018

Can’t attend in person? Follow along with our Livestream: https://livestream.com/accounts/10268920/AmericanSouth and Tweet us your questions @UNCSouth with the hashtag #SeparateIsUnequal. How much racial progress has been made in America since 1955, when the U.S. Supreme Court ordered all 50 states … Continued

Poetry on the Porch: Tues, April 10 at 5:30 pm

April 9, 2018

Poetry on the Porch returns this spring with a double MIKE drop: former Southern Cultures poetry editor Michael Chitwood and longtime contributor Michael McFee. Both Mikes will read from new works, including Chitwood’s Search & Rescue (LSU Press, 2018) and … Continued