Panel Discussion on Southern Identity
“Creating Southern Identity: Studies of Food and Beauty” was a panel in Room 16 of the Legislative Plaza at the 2014 Southern Festival of Books, held from October 10-12 in Nashville, Tennessee.
Blain Roberts, author of Pageants, Parlors, and Pretty Women: Race and Beauty in the Twentieth-Century South and Marcie Cohen Ferris, author of The Edible South: The Power of Food and the Making of an American Region, each gave a slide presentation as they talked about Southern history and identity.
“Creating Southern Identity: Studies of Food and Beauty” was a panel in Room 16 of the Legislative Plaza at the 2014 Southern Festival of Books, held from October 10-12 in Nashville, Tennessee. close
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Marcie Cohen Ferris Associate Professor University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill->American Studies Department
Blain Roberts Associate Professor California State University, Fresno->History Department
Kathi Grant Willis Board Member Humanities Tennessee
- Southern Festival of BooksSouthern Festival of Books
- Pageants, Parlors, and Pretty Women
- The Edible South
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