What is the importance of art in a grossly-capitalistic nation? Scalawag editor Alysia Nicole Harris explains the thinking behind our latest issue and continuing support of Southern art, literature, and soul.
Last year Scalawag partnered with Texas artist-residency 100 West Corsicana to support Southern artists of color. In this editorial, Scalawag editor Alysia Nicole Harris overviews the unexpected impact of the arts.
Trump's election has shown me that it is not enough for me to be committed to social justice; I have to recommit to the fullness of my identity, including my Christianity, because I must put to use everything I have to secure our liberation.