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Posts in category “The South”

The Southern Glory Of Carroll Cloar

A friend went last week to the Arkansas Arts Center in Little …

Posted April 17th, 2014

George Rodrigue & Walker Percy

  Through the generosity of Wendy Rodrigue and her husband the artist …

Posted March 22nd, 2014

Tickets Available For Walker Percy Weekend

Wow, folks, it’s official. This just out: Good food, craft beer and …

Posted February 28th, 2014

Bayou Hellstorm!

This is what we woke up to this morning: a town besieged …

Posted January 24th, 2014

The World That Uncle Will Percy Made

I was talking this morning with my friend James, a collaborator on …

Posted January 8th, 2014

Walker Percy & Julius Freyhan

James Fox-Smith, my friend and co-organizer of the Walker Percy Weekend, writes …

Posted January 6th, 2014

Give To The Walker Percy Weekend

Hate to shake my cup again, but I just realized that today, …

Posted December 31st, 2013

In Praise Of Phil Robertson’s American Wilderness

A reader who wrote about l’affaire du canard: Robertson’s comment aren’t “cringeworthy.” …

Posted December 20th, 2013

In Alabama, The Dead Won’t Stay Buried

Campbell Robertson of the NYT writes the best lede I’ve seen in …

Posted October 24th, 2013

Walker Percy Weekend Draws Closer

  How about that! Our Walker Percy Weekend organizing committee had a …

Posted October 23rd, 2013

Shame, Honor, And The South

So, I’m just home from the trip. I had a great time …

Posted October 3rd, 2013

Old Black Charlie

Last night we were at my mom and dad’s house eating jambalaya. …

Posted September 27th, 2013

Understanding The South

My priest, who will before too much longer finish his first year …

Posted September 13th, 2013

Latest News On Walker Percy Weekend

It’s been a while since I’ve updated y’all on the Walker Percy …

Posted September 10th, 2013

Walker Percy, Writers, & The Advantages Of Place

From an interview with Walker Percy: You don’t consider yourself a Southern …

Posted September 10th, 2013

Race, Gay Rights, & The Power Of Enforced Forgetting

We’ve had a friend from DC staying with us the past two …

Posted August 19th, 2013

Colin Brown Has Two Questions

Colin Brown, over at Signpostings, a Walker Percy-esque blog, offers five questions …

Posted August 13th, 2013