- Creativity - Southern Studies is based on the principle that a subject requires creative investigation.
- Students get to take the best professors from the best departments.
- Interdisciplinary approach - Engaging several disciplines leads to a broader understanding of the American South and also establishes a comprehensive base of knowledge for study in other areas.
- Students actually enjoy going to class and doing the reading.
- Learn what you don’t know, but ought to know, about Dixie.
- "The Old South"
- "Media Made Dixie"
- "On Being a Southerner Today"
- "Literature of the South to 1945"
- "Religious Experiences in the Modern South"
What Students Love About This Program
- The flexibility to choose electives.
- The talented professors who teach the core curriculum.
- The concentration is rigorous and enjoyable.
- Integration of history and literature.
- Small class size.