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JUNE 2020 – Read here 

Southern Futures Podcast Launches

Ella Baker’s Voice and Rural Root – SOHP Feature

Tyree Daye in Southern Cultures

Southern Cultures Call for Papers – Human/Nature

The Challenges of Oral History during COVID-19







May 2020 – Read here

Our Thanks to Rachel Seidman

Teaching about Racism? A Crucial Conversation

#COVIDintheSOUTH – An essay on listening

Call for Papers – Human/Nature

Fellowship & Grant Recipients

SOHP Summer Research Award Recipients


April 2020 – Read here

#COVIDintheSOUTHLowery on Somewhere South Friday, April 24 at 9 p.m., UNC-TV


Working for Teachers McColl Dissertation Fellow

SOHP Contributes to Library of Congress Collection

Human/Nature Call for Submissions

Diary for a Different Time


March 2020 – Read here

A Special Note for Extraordinary Times

Art and Activism

A Honeysuckle Balm

Reflections: Voices from the Past Frame the Present Crisis

Sweet Chariot: Slave Narratives Take Stage

What are We Reading, Watching, and Listening To?

Postponements and Cancellations

Call for Submissions


February 2020 – Read here

Exhibit Opening at Love House

UNC’s Future with Art

Critical Ethnic Studies Graduate Working Group

UNC Women’s History Tour

Funding Opportunities

Apply for the Jacquelyn Dowd Hall Research Fellowship

Intern with the SOHP


See our 2019 Year in Review for previous newsletters and information!