Arts & Entertainment

Southern Focus

Road Dogs

Flying the chair with motorcycle rider and photographer Theron Humphrey—and his hound, Maddie


Arts & Culture

The Never-Ending Education of Reba McEntire

Catching up with the country music icon about her Oklahoma roots, thirty years of “Fancy,” and her new podcast, Living and Learning

Arts & Culture

In Memoriam: Winston Groom

Remembering the author of Forrest Gump and many other books and longtime G&G contributor

G&G Interview

Ethan Hawke Takes on a Southern Firebrand

Catching up with the Texas native and four-time Oscar nominee, who portrays abolitionist John Brown in a new miniseries

Arts & Culture

Buy a Beloved Lowcountry Writer’s Desk, Books, and Pens

The auction of Dorothea Benton Frank’s collections of cookbooks, dishes, and jewelry will support a writing fund in Charleston

Arts & Culture

An Exclusive Excerpt from John Grisham’s New Courtroom Thriller

In A Time for Mercy, Mississippi attorney Jake Brigance is back

Arts & Culture

The Meteoric Rise of the Nashville Duo Behind the Home Edit

The organizing gurus have a cluttered fall—a new Netflix series, another book, and a nationwide expansion.

Southern Focus

Road Dogs

Flying the chair with motorcycle rider and photographer Theron Humphrey—and his hound, Maddie

Arts & Culture

How to Enjoy the Kentucky Derby from Afar

Fans can’t attend this year’s Run for the Roses, but that doesn’t mean you can’t watch the race from home in style

Arts & Culture

The Indelible Voice of Julia Reed

Remembering the Garden & Gun contributing editor, who since 2008 crafted some of the magazine’s most popular stories, in her The High and the Low column and beyond

Arts & Culture

In Memoriam: Julia Evans Reed, 1960–2020

A tribute to the long-time Garden & Gun columnist and contributing editor, who died on Friday

Arts & Culture

My Home Is My (Animal) Kingdom

Creepy vermin won’t leave Julia alone

Arts & Culture

Watch the Derby in Style

These party essentials will help you create a winning spread on race day

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Books

New Reads We’ve Been Loving this Summer

A balm of beautiful photos, powerful memoirs, and fiction from beloved Southern authors, including Lee Smith, Jill McCorkle, and James Lee Burke

End of the Line

Crazy for Croquettes

Getting to the meat of a beloved salmon dish—and Faulkner

Arts & Culture

An Atlanta Photographer Celebrates Girls on the Field

Kate T. Parker’s latest project is a love letter to soccer, and girls playing it, throughout the South and beyond

Southern Style

Cast-Iron Everything

Embrace the South’s favorite medium—beyond the skillet—with these stylish finds

Arts & Culture

How a Nashville Landmark Played a Part in Women’s Suffrage

A stay at the Hermitage Hotel is a glimpse back to the history-making summer of 1920

Books

Eight Late Summer Reads

No matter where you’re spending your leisure time these days, there’s a new book to delight

Arts & Culture

Life Lessons and Movie Recommendations from James Lee Burke

The prolific Southern novelist just might be the grandfather the world needs right now

Arts & Culture

Daniel Wallace Explores the Art of Mudlarking

Finding peace and pieces in Southern streams

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