Where These Memories Grow

Where These Memories Grow is a collection of essays by scholars in various disciplines that highlights the diversity of historical memories in the American South and the significance of those memories for contemporary residents of the region.

“Everyone interested in historical memory or southern identity should read Where These Memories Grow.” – Gaines M. Foster, The Journal of Southern History

“This collection takes the study of American memory to a new level of sophistication, breadth, and engagement. Anyone who reads this exciting book will never see the American South in the same way.” – Edward L. Ayers, University of Virginia

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