front cover: 'A' by Jacob Cartwright
back cover
: Kara Walker, Still from: Fall From Grace, Miss Pipi’s Blue Tale, 2011



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autumn / winter 2013

If some of ya’ll never been down South too much...
I’m gonna tell you a little bit about this, so that you’ll understand
what I’m talking about

Tony Joe White, Polk Salad Annie


This issue is compiled by non-native, only occasional, visitors to the Deep South. It is very much about a place we imagine and look on at rather than one of everyday reality. Fired by novels, films and music, the South of our minds becomes a place unrestrained by the normal conventions of good taste, a place of emotionality, a place of poverty and wealth, a place where we can be whoever we want to be.



Arty 33 contributors are...
Rose Bradshaw, Jacob Cartwright, Sarah Cleaver, Cathy Lomax, Laura Mansfield, Alex Michon, Travis Riley, Alli Sharma and
Mimei Thompson.

They look at...
Columns, Ellen Gallagher, Kara Walker, The Crossroads, Tennessee Williams, motels, southern belles, Kentucky cuisine, Lake Caddo, mint juleps, Elvis Presley, civil rights, Clarksdale, Blanche Dubois, New Orleans iced coffee, Krispy Kreme bread pudding, RCA Studio B...

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