restricted access   Volume 18, Number 4, Winter 2012

Table of Contents

front porch

pp. 1-5


Secret Sharing: Debutantes Coming Out in the American South

pp. 6-25

NASCAR vs. Football: Which Sport Is More Important to the South?

pp. 26-42

The Country Store: In Search of Mercantiles and Memories in the Ozarks

pp. 43-60

"That Ain't Your Name": An Engaged Identity and Other Gifts from a Dysfunctional Southern Family

pp. 61-69

Mason-Dixon Lines


pp. 70-71

South Polls

Race as Region, Region as Race: How Black and White Southerners Understand Their Regional Identities

pp. 72-95

Not Forgotten

A Natural-Born Linthead

pp. 96-106


What Reconstruction Meant Historical Memory in the American South (review)

pp. 107-109

The Rise and Decline of the Redneck Riviera An Insider's History of the Florida-Alabama Coast (review)

pp. 110-112

Freedom's Teacher The Life of Septima Clark (review)

pp. 112-113

The Coasts of Carolina Seaside to Sound Country (review)

pp. 114-115

Anetso, the Cherokee Ball Game At the Center of Ceremony and Identity (review)

pp. 116-118

About the Contributors

p. 119