Arts & Entertainment

Interview

G&G Interview: Matthew McConaughey

With a series of intense Southern roles and an Oscar behind him, and a Civil War drama on the way, Matthew McConaughey has redefined his career by coming back to the place that shaped him


Arts & Culture

Remembering Cornelia Bailey

The remarkable matriarch of Sapelo Island’s Gullah Geechee culture died Sunday at 72

The Shot

Hugh Acheson Has Your Slow Cooker Covered

Plus: G&G is going on a book tour; recognizing Southern geniuses; and putting oyster shells to good use

Arts & Culture

In Celebration of the Front Porch

An annual gathering highlights the South’s storied spot for conversation

Books

The Bon Vivant of Bunny Mellon

The meticulously crafted world of an American style legend

THE WHOLE HOG PODCAST IS BACK!

The Little Radio Station That Could

Season 2, Episode 1: The Whole Hog returns with a dispatch from WNCW in Spindale, North Carolina

Arts & Culture

Ernest and Me

As a student, author Wiley Cash discovered the work of the incomparable Louisiana writer Ernest J. Gaines. It was the start of a literary bond that has lasted two decades—and an education in the power of the place you call home

Arts & Culture

A Southern Artist Returns Home

Kentucky-born Elliott Puckette debuts her first Southern solo show at Charlotte’s SOCO Gallery

End of the Line

Fightin’ Words

Making a fuss about Faulkner and college football

Ask G&G

The Ultimate Grits Recipe?

Thoughts on ingredient battles, Southern credentials, and dressing for a blessing

8 Slideshow

Arts & Culture

Get a Rare Glimpse of Walker Evans’ Work

Make plans now to see one of the biggest exhibits ever mounted of the storied lensman’s photographs

Southern Style

Hot Pursuit: A New Kind of Vintage Shop

Nicki Clendening scouts gorgeous goods for her new online emporium

Arts & Culture

The Architecture of SCAD Comes to Life in a New Book

Go inside the Georgia art and design university’s forty most famous structures around the world

THE SHOT

An All-Star Crew Raises Funds for Hurricane Relief

Plus: Husk heads to Savannah; Blue Ridge land receives protection; and pregaming is officially a thing.

Arts & Culture

Our Favorite Dog Books

There’s nothing quite like a good dog story

Editor's Letter

The South from A to Z

Introducing a new book from Garden & Gun

Arts & Culture

Flannery O’Connor: Under New Management

The beloved author’s Georgia home starts a new chapter

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Arts & Culture

The Southern Agenda: October/November 2017

Goings-on in the South and beyond

The G&G Interview

Chadwick Boseman: Man of the Hour

The South Carolina native portrays yet another groundbreaking figure in Marshall—the latest triumph in a career set to sky-high

Arts & Culture

Purr Me Another

A new book shows how working cats earn their keep at Southern distilleries and breweries

Arts & Culture

Remembering The Waltons

The Southern roots of the beloved 1970s television show

Arts & Culture

Delivering ‘Deliverance’

Forty-five years after the publication of James Dickey’s acclaimed novel, an oral history of one of the most unforgettable Southern movies of all time