04/08/2014 06:20 pm ET Updated Feb 02, 2016

On Being Gay in a Fraternity in Mississippi (VIDEO)

Douglas Kennedy discusses an incident that took place while he was an undergraduate at Millsaps College in Jackson, Miss. He gave an interview to the school paper on what it was like to be openly gay in a fraternity, the publication of which caused such a stir on campus and beyond that it ultimately resulted in the paper's being shut down.

Part of the "South of The Ohio" project created and produced by Christian Hendricks.