Aaron Henry: The Fire Ever Burning

Abraham Polonsky: Interviews

Acadian to Cajun: Transformation of a People, 1803-1877

Accidental Ambassador Gordo: The Comic Strip Art of Gus Arriola

Accordion Dreams : A Journey into Cajun and Creole Music

Across the Aisle: The Seven-Year Journey of the Historic Montgomery GI Bill

Across the Creek: Faulkner Family Stories

Acting My Face: A Memoir

Administrative Reorganization of Mississippi Government: A Study of Politics

Adopting Alyosha: A Single Man Finds a Son in Russia

Aerosol Kingdom: Subway Painters of New York City

Aerosol Kingdom: Subway Painters of New York City

Aesthetic Frontiers: The Machiavellian Tradition and the Southern Imagination

The Aesthetics of Toni Morrison: Speaking the Unspeakable

Affect and Power: Essays on Sex, Slavery, Race, and Religion

Africa and the Blues

Africa in the American Imagination: Popular Culture, Racialized Identities, and African Visual Culture

African American Haiku: Cultural Visions

African American Preachers and Politics: The Careys of Chicago

African American Religion and the Civil Rights Movement in Arkansas

The African American Sonnet: A Literary History

African-American Proverbs in Context

Africans and Seminoles: From Removal to Emancipation

Afro-American Folk Art and Crafts

After Removal: The Choctaw in Mississippi

After Southern Modernism: Fiction of the Contemporary South

After the Machine: Visual Arts and the Erasing of Cultural Boundaries

Agnès Varda: Interviews

Ain't That a Knee-Slapper: Rural Comedy in the Twentieth Century

Ain't There No More: Louisiana's Disappearing Coastal Plain

Air Ball: American Education's Failed Experiment with Elite Athletics

Alan Ball: Conversations

Alan Lomax, Assistant in Charge: The Library of Congress Letters, 1935-1945

Alan Moore: Comics as Performance, Fiction as Scalpel

Alan Moore: Conversations

Albert and David Maysles: Interviews

Alexander Payne: Interviews

Alfred Hitchcock: Interviews

Alice Faye: A Life Beyond the Silver Screen

Aliens, Ghosts, and Cults: Legends We Live

Alison Bechdel: Conversations

All Stories Are True: History, Myth, and Trauma in the Work of John Edgar Wideman

An Alphabet

Alternate Roots: Ethnicity, Race, and Identity in Genealogy Media

Alternative Comics: An Emerging Literature

The Amazing Crawfish Boat

The Amazing Jimmi Mayes: Sideman to the Stars

American Cyclone: Theodore Roosevelt and His 1900 Whistle-Stop Campaign

American Exceptionalism

American Horror Film: The Genre at the Turn of the Millennium

American Indian Children at School, 1850-1930

American Indians and the Rhetoric of Removal and Allotment

American Masters of the Mississippi Gulf Coast: George Ohr, Dusti Bongé, Walter Anderson, Richmond Barthé

American Musicians II: Seventy-one Portraits in Jazz

American Raiders: The Race to Capture the Luftwaffe's Secrets

American Singers: Twenty-seven Portraits in Song

Americans at War

America's Great Storm: Leading through Hurricane Katrina

Analysis of Jazz: A Comprehensive Approach

Anatomy of Four Race Riots: Racial Conflict in Knoxville, Elaine (Arkansas), Tulsa and Chicago, 1919-1921

And One Was a Priest: The Life and Times of Duncan M. Gray Jr.

Andrei Tarkovsky: Interviews

Ang Lee : Interviews

Angola to Zydeco: Louisiana Lives

Anne McCaffrey: A Life with Dragons

Another Haul: Narrative Stewardship and Cultural Sustainability at the Lewis Family Fishery

Anthony Minghella: Interviews

Anything Can Happen in a Comic Strip: Centennial Reflections on an American Art Form

Anywhere But Here: Black Intellectuals in the Atlantic World and Beyond

Apostles of Light

Appalachian Lives

Approaching the Magic Hour: Memories of Walter Anderson

Archeology of Mississippi

The Architecture of William Nichols: Building the Antebellum South in North Carolina, Alabama, and Mississippi

Arguing Comics: Literary Masters on a Popular Medium

Arrowheads and Spear Points in the Prehistoric Southeast: A Guide to Understanding Cultural Artifacts

Art for the Middle Classes: America's Illustrated Magazines of the 1840s

Art in Mississippi, 1720-1980

The Art of Nellie Mae Rowe

The Art of the Comic Book: An Aesthetic History

The Art of the Funnies: An Aesthetic History

Art Spiegelman: Conversations

The Artful Evolution of Hal & Mal's

Arthur Penn: Interviews

The Artistry of Afro-Cuban Bata Drumming: Aesthetics, Transmission, Bonding, and Creativity

The Artistry of Neil Gaiman: Finding Light in the Shadows

The Artist's Sketch: A Biography of Painter Kate Freeman Clark

Ash of Stars: On the Writing of Samuel R. Delany

Asian Comics

Assassins, Eccentrics, Politicians, and Other Persons of Interest: Fifty Pieces from the Road

Assembling Art: The Machine and the American Avant-Garde

At Home Abroad: Mark Twain in Australasia

Atom Egoyan: Interviews

Autobiographical Comics: Life Writing in Pictures

Autobiography as Activism: Three Black Women of the Sixties

Autobiography of a Female Slave

The Avant-Garde and American Postmodernity: Small Incisive Shocks


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Record-Setting High Water on the Mississippi | James F. Barnett Jr. Reflects on Current Flooding in the US

In light of the current floods submerging the Midwest and along the Mississippi River and scientists’ predictions that this is just the beginning, James F. Barnett Jr., author of Beyond Control: The Mississippi River’s New Channel to the Gulf of Mexico, a detailed chronicle of how the wild Mississippi will eventually deliver a cataclysm, shares his thoughts below. Viewed from the Natchez

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