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Category: The Deep South

Louisiana, Mississippi, Alabama, Georgia, and South Carolina, as well as northern Florida, eastern Tennessee, and parts of Arkansas

An Artist’s Statement, via Autobiography, Part Four

*You ought to read “An Artist’s Statement, via Autobiography,” Part One, Part Two, and Part Three first. In my experiences with Civil Rights commemoration, I have often heard, “Look Back! March Forward!” What this means to me is being capable of understanding the past – both its mistakes and its successes – and also be capable of moving on from the worst while keeping the best. For me, multiculturalism is one answer to the South’s problems. The South’s major difficulty for so long has been a lack of diversity in all aspects… Read more An Artist’s Statement, via Autobiography, Part Four