Another Deep Southern Gen X sampler, from “the lists”

The section in level:deepsouth called “the lists” is for collecting and sharing articles, sound files, videos, and images from Generation X’s early years in the Deep South and from today. Below is a sampler. Bear: The Hard Life and Good Times of Alabama’s Coach Bryant by Paul “Bear” Bryant  with John Underwood (1975) Bear BryantContinue reading “Another Deep Southern Gen X sampler, from “the lists””

Book Review: “Hold Still” by Sally Mann

Hold Still: A Memoir with Photographs by Sally Mann (Little, Brown and Company, 2016) Reviewed by Palmer Smith Hold Still by Sally Mann tells the story of a famous and controversial photographer’s personal history whilst digging into the sleepy culture of the American South. Mann’s ability to write her memoir with such honesty surrounding the connections between her past, present, andContinue reading “Book Review: “Hold Still” by Sally Mann”