Telling the stories of the most storied place

An Institute of the Center for the Study of Southern Culture at the University of Mississippi

BEAUTIFUL JIM, a film by Rex Jones, is now freely available in its entirety.

An HIV-positive singer-songwriter’s triumph over AIDS.


The Southern Documentary Project produces documentary films and radio programs. SouthDocs teaches classes in Southern Studies, Journalism, and the Cinema program and provides internships to University of Mississippi students.

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