Forthcoming in “Nobody’s Home”— Twelve New Works

For Immediate Release
June 11, 2021

Nobody’s Home will publish its third batch of new works!

On Tuesday, June 15, the online anthology Nobody’s Home: Modern Southern Folklore is adding twelve more works of creative nonfiction by writers from around the South and outside of it. With a focus on the beliefs, myths, and narratives in Southern culture during the five decades since 1970, the third batch of works accepted to the anthology covers such diverse subjects as hoodoo, the prom, grits, and disco.

The third group of contributors includes Terry Barr, Stephanie Rose Bird, Michael Hettich,  Karen Luke Jackson, Rora M. Kellis, Van Newell, CE Martin, Karren Pell, Nils Skudra, Robert Stewart, Jack Wallace, and Shannon Yarbrough.

Editor Foster Dickson is proud to offer another eclectic batch of essays that center on beliefs, myths, and narratives in the modern South. To learn more about the project, its focus, and its goals, you can read Foster’s introduction to the project “Myths are the truths we live by,” or other posts in his editor’s blog Groundwork. Writers who are interested in adding their own voices to the anthology should read the submission guidelines to find out how to submit.

The newly published works will be rolled out on social media on Tuesday, June 15 then can be accessed on the Index page starting on Wednesday, June 16.



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