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American 'Idol' Winner Shines Spotlight On South's Gullah Geechee Culture

Reuters | Posted 07.17.2013 | Black Voices

By Harriet McLeod CHARLESTON, South Carolina, May 17 (Reuters) - "American Idol" winner Candice Glover, whose powerful voice clinched...

Come Along and Ride on a Linguistic Voyage

Nataly Kelly | Posted 08.27.2012 | Books
Nataly Kelly

Elizabeth Little traveled thousands of miles, chronicling her encounters with Navajo, Quileute, French, Gullah, Basque, Haitian Creole, and Spanish people. In this interview, she offers tips for other language road-trippers.

Daughters of the Dust: Food in an Independent Movie

Fabio Parasecoli | Posted 06.26.2012 | Home
Fabio Parasecoli

Julie Dash's masterpiece cannot be considered a "food movie" per se. It does not embrace the "food porn" aesthetics that tend to identify the genre.

Early Underground Railroad Ran South To Florida

AP | BRUCE SMITH | Posted 03.18.2012 | Black Voices

CHARLESTON, S.C. -- While most Americans are familiar with the Underground Railroad that helped Southern slaves escape north before the Civil War, the...

A Young Teacher

Monica Edinger | Posted 08.10.2011 | Education
Monica Edinger

Will these newer to the profession, in this time of tests and standards and accountability, still be creative teachers?

Excrabaganza: A Crab Quest on the Atlantic Coast

Stefan Beck | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Stefan Beck

I can report that a basket of salt-encrusted blue crabs is a meal like no other. In heaven, these will be the bar snack, mark my words.