Amplifying the multiplicity of voices committed to a radically ethical, honest, and transformative vision for the American South

Futures are defined by narratives, after all, both the ones we receive and the ones we tell about what might be. Here you will find stories about our latest work, as well as stories that inspire us to move forward.

Townsend Family Southern Futures Graduate Scholars

Introducing the inaugural cohort for 2021-2022

Jacqueline E. Lawton, New Co-Director

"It is a time that calls for artists, students, and scholars to investigate, question, bear witness and reflect on the power shifts that are occurring."
Love House - Home of the Center for the Study of the American South (CSAS)

Summer Research Award Recipients

Partnering with the Center for the Study of the American South to support graduate summer research

Announcing Southern Futures Fellows

A new opportunity for first-year and transfer undergraduates

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