Personal. Public. Historical. The next issue of Southern Cultures is
devoted entirely to Memory. . .
. . . Why We Argue So Much About Robert E. Lee
. . . Alice Walker, Allan Gurganus, Elizabeth Spencer, Randall Kenan,
and More Great Writers on our Favorite Films and What They Make Us
. . . Catfish Hunter: Baseball Legend, Small-town God
. . . Life and Times: World War II–Era Appalachia
. . . Growing Up in Hot Springs, Arkansas
. . . New Poetry from Robert Morgan
. . . What To Do About the Thomas Ruffin Statue
. . . The Interview: "The Grandmother of Appalachian Studies" on the
Long Women's Movement
Harry L. Watson is director of the Center for the Study of the American South and professor of history at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. He is cofounder, with John Shelton Reed, of Southern Cultures.