New Orleans Photographers Highlight the Prisons-for-Profit System

Keith Calhoun, Prisons for Profit

In 2007, Chandra McCormick and Keith Calhoun formed the L9 Center for the Arts to emphasize and provide support to African American artists in New Orleans and the surrounding area. Their work presents stark and gripping insights into both the… Continue Reading

The Armed Society: A Reflection on the Birth of Democracy

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The right to bear arms was codified by the Second Amendment to the United States Constitution on December 15, 1791. The Bill of Rights to which it belongs remains one of America’s most cherished documents defining the freedoms of an… Continue Reading

Love, Crime & Other Trouble: An Interview with Charming Disaster

Charming Disaster

First, let’s state the obvious: Charming Disaster isn’t from the South – in fact they’re from New York City – but Southern Gothic is not simply a magazine of Southern culture; rather we are a publication of culture from the… Continue Reading