Southern Cultures

Edited by Marcie Cohen Ferris, UNC Chapel Hill Tom Rankin, UNC Chapel Hill, and Regina N. Bradley, Kennesaw State University

SC_28-1

Frequency: Spring, Summer, Fall, and Winter

Latest Issue: Volume 28, 2022

Size: 7” x 10”, average length 160 pages

Bibliographic Information: ISSN: Print 1068-8218; Digital 1543-1488

Subscribe

UNC Press joins with the UNC Center for the Study of the American South in publishing Southern Cultures. Founded by John Shelton Reed, this award-winning journal explores the history, politics, folklore, literature, and art of the South. Each issue includes articles and essays; reviews of books, museum exhibitions, films, and sound recordings; and regular features, such as “South Polls,” which present public opinion polls on topics of regional interest. For more information, visit the Southern Cultures website.

Malinda Maynor Lowery is an associate professor in the Department of History and is director of the Center for the Study of the American South at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Marcie Cohen Ferris is associate professor in the Department of American Studies at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.

Subscription Rates

Individual price – $44 1-year, $76 2-years, $99 3-years
Institutional price – $82 1-year, $148 2-years, $222 3-years

We have a partnership with Duke University Press (DUP) for print subscriptions. Agencies are eligible for a discount on the institutional rate. If you have questions about an existing subscription please contact DUP Journals Services:

Masthead

Editors

Marcie Cohen Ferris, Tom Rankin, and Regina N. Bradley

Executive Editor

Ayşe Erginer

Deputy Editor & Art Director

Emily Wallace

Managing Editor

Emma Calabrese

Associate Editors

Katharine Henry
Irene Newman

Media & Production

Ashley Melzer

Poetry Editors

Gabrielle Calvocoressi
Destiny Hemphill

Music Editor

Aaron Smithers

Founding Editors

John Shelton Reed and Harry Watson

Table of Contents

Spring 2022: Crafted

Front Porch

To Repair a Broken World
by Marcie Cohen Ferris

How the Sausage Is Made
Notes on Craft and Context
by Danille Elise Christensen

Quilts, Social Engineering, and Black Power in the Tennessee Valley
by Janneken Smucker

Photo Essay

Art & Alchemy
North Carolina Repair Professionals
by Katy Clune and Julia Gartrell

Natural-Born Subversive
Dede Styles on Living and Dyeing in Swannanoa, North Carolina
by Laurin C. Guthrie

Southern Voices

Listen, Consider, Evolve
Allan Jones in conversation with
Elijah Heyward III

Preserving Black Crafts and Legacies
by Simiyha Garrison

Beyond Grits and Gravy

Craft or Curse?
How Barbecue Became Cool
by Adrian Miller

Not Forgotten

Reading Foxfire
by Jessica Wilkerson

Mason-Dixon Lines

Portal
poetry by Nina Oteria

Contributors

Advertising Rates

Ad Sizes

5 1/8  x  4 1/8 (half-page); 5 1/8  x  8 1/2 (full-page)

Rates

$200 (half-page); $350 (full-page); $450 (full-page, inside back cover)

Special Package Rates

Reservations open now until filled. Please email us southerncultures@unc.edu to reserve ad space.

Full-page inside back cover for 1 year (4 consecutive issues): $1275 (save over 30%)

One full-page for 1 year (4 consecutive issues): $935 (save over 25%)

One half-page for 1 year (4 consecutive issues): $620 (save over 22%)

Prepayment Discounts

Although payment is not due until publication, we will invoice you immediately upon receiving your reservation so that you can benefit from our prepayment discounts should you choose to do so. An advertiser who purchases a single ad and who makes payment before copy is due for the issue in which the ad is scheduled to appear may take 10% off our regular rate. Likewise, an advertiser who buys a package and who makes payment before copy is due for the first issue in which the ads are scheduled to appear may take an additional 10% off the package rate.

Contact