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south: a scholarly journal

Edited by Sharon P. Holland, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Latest Issue: Volume 50, Number 2: Spring 2018

Bibliographic Information: ISSN: 2470-9506


With the publication of Volume 51, Number 1: Fall 2018 (forthcoming), south will cease its print and digital publication. The work that the editors of south began will continue in another initiative, Critical Ethnic Studies/Critical Ethnic South, led by a group of faculty across the College of Arts and Sciences at UNC-Chapel Hill. For more information visit the south website.

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Sharon P. Holland

Table of Contents

Vol. 50, No. 2: Spring 2018
Special Issue: #southernsyllabus
Guest Edited by David A. Davis

#southernsyllabus: Teaching and Activism in Southern Studies
David A. Davis

An Experiment in Teaching OutKast and the Hip Hop South
Regina N. Bradley

Hands Up, Don’t Shoot: Teaching Black Lives Matter in Louisiana
Joanna Davis-McElligat

Training Gendered Whiteness: Teaching Thomas Dixon’s The Clansman after Charlottesville
Megan Finch

Why and How I Teach Southern Literature: A Work in Progress
Courtney George

Until Kingdom Comes: Teaching Martin Luther King’s Legacy in Argumentative Writing
Jennifer L. Hayes

Feminist Teacher Plays Possum
Jennie Lightweis-Goff

Black Activist Geographies: Teaching Whiteness as Territoriality on Campus
Heather Menefee

From Deep South to Freedom Highway: Some Thoughts on Teaching Southern Race in the United Kingdom
Owen Robinson

Particularity without Peculiarity: Teaching Southern History in Australia
Joshua Specht

Excavating the Roots beneath Our Feet in the Early American Survey Course
Matthew Teutsch

“Where I Come From It’s Like This”: The African American Lens and the Critical Role of the Local South in Teaching Social Justice
Terrence T. Tucker

Environmental Pedagogy, Activism, and Literature in the U.S. South
Zachary Vernon

Appendix: Syllabi

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