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


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Arts & Culture

Texas Through the Lens

Photographer Kenny Braun highlights the many, many natural wonders of the Lone Star State

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Arts & Culture

Dive In: Get Your Feet Wet with Underwater Photos

Just looking at Charleston-based photographer Leigh Webber’s underwater photos makes it feel 10 degrees cooler. Enjoy a whole new perspective on summer, and learn how she captures these images.

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Arts & Culture

Fabergé Eggs: A Southern Socialite’s Dazzling Collection

Fabergé Rediscovered, a new exhibition at Hillwood (and book of the same name) shares nearly 100 of Marjorie Merriweather Post’s priceless pieces

Arts & Culture

Justify Was Special from the Start

Long before he won the Triple Crown, the Kentucky-bred horse showed promise. Plus more news from around the South.

Arts & Culture

Last-Minute Father’s Day Gift Guide

Thirteen thoughtful gifts for the Southern dad that’ll arrive in next-to-no time

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June Reading List

Welcome summer with a stellar new book haul, including buzzy debut novels, a visually stunning tour through mezcal territory, and two story collections by Southern authors that are perfect for poolside afternoons. Oh, And a Bottle of Rum

Made in the South

The Sharpest Shirts in Texas

Texas’s Dos Carolinas turns guayaberas a— Latin American wardrobe staple—into bespoke works of art

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Humidity: The South’s Summertime Blanket

Roy Blount, Jr. on why the South just wouldn’t be the same without sweat

Arts & Culture

The Southern Agenda: June/July 2018

Goings-on in the South and beyond

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Like Father, Like Son, Like Daughter

Clinging to memories of my dad became second nature—until a new generation shifted my understanding of the things he had passed down

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Ready to Roll: Summer Vacation Essentials

Whether you’re headed to the mountains or the beach, leave enough room in your trunk for these must-haves

Arts & Culture

G&G’s Father’s Day Gift Guide

Eighteen ways to celebrate Southern dads

Arts & Culture

Five Things to Know About the 2018 Made in the South Awards

No. 1: You could win $10,000

Arts & Culture

Our Guide to Summer Espadrilles

16 takes on the South’s favorite warm-weather shoe

Books

Hell and High Water

A preacher forced to examine his beliefs forsakes fire and brimstone for love

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Travel

Meghan Markle’s Southern Rescue Dog

An abandoned Kentucky beagle ends up among royalty. Plus: Hunt Country tours, summertime drinks, and more

Ask G&G

To Pour, or Not to Pour (the Good Stuff)

Sharing spirits, dodging beards, and outsmarting snakes

Southern Focus

Blanco River, Texas

Photographer Kenny Braun captures the Texas Hill Country

G&G Interview

The Funny Life of David Sedaris

Gut-busting laughs. Heartache. The North Carolina shore. David Sedaris weaves them all into a new memoir

End of the Line

A Gusty Proposal

Whipping up some enthusiasm for one of life’s elemental pleasures

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