Inside our October/November Issue




Food & Drink


Travel

City Portrait

Believing in Baltimore

Maryland’s urban center has its share of complications, but dig beneath the headlines, and charm city has a way of winning you over


Arts & Culture

24 Slideshow

Books

The Best Books of 2018—So Far

We’re halfway through the year, but still just getting through our pile of great Southern reads. Make time for some—if not all two dozen—of these novels, cookbooks, and coffee table tomes before the second half of the year brings even more goodies for book lovers

Arts & Culture

Three Cocktails Inspired by Georgia O’Keeffe

Bartenders toast the acclaimed painter as a new exhibit opens at the North Carolina Museum of Art in Raleigh

Arts & Culture

Must-Have New Southern Cookbooks

Four new releases shake up the region’s culinary traditions

Arts & Culture

Southbound: A Photographic Look at the Modern South

The largest exhibition yet of twenty-first-century Southern photography tells a sweeping story of the region

Arts & Culture

Vivian Howard Says Goodbye to A Chef’s Life

The chef, author, and television star reveals her favorite episodes—and previews her new show to come

Music

9 Slideshow

Music

The Best Albums of 2018—So Far

From the well-known artists you’ve been spinning nonstop to the newcomers that deserve a listen, get acquainted with nine of our favorite Southern albums we’ve heard this year



Sporting Life

Outdoors

Force of Nature: How Dr. Drew Lanham Is Changing Birding

The South Carolina ornithologist’s enthusiasm has brought the pursuit—and its connections to history and race—to a new audience