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S is For Southern Book Events

G&G‘s fourth book: S is For Southern


Join us in celebrating the launch of G&G‘s newest book S is for Southern: A guide to the South from Absinthe to Zydeco. Book signings and discussions with the editors will be held at two separate events in Dallas and Atlanta this October.

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S is for Southern is an encyclopedia of Southern life, culture, and history, covering age-old traditions and current zeitgeists and illustrated with black-and-white line drawings. With more than 500 entries spanning every letter of the alphabet, from absinthe to zydeco, the book also includes 100 signature essays from notable Southern writers and personalities, including: Rick Bragg on Harper Lee, Roy Blount, Jr. on humidity, Jessica B. Harris on field peas, Jason Isbell on the Atlanta Braves, Jack Hitt on pluff mud, The Lee Brothers on boiled peanuts, Jonathan Miles on Larry Brown, Randall Kenan on Edna Lewis and Julia Reed on the Delta and much more.