Because I came to southern history late and somewhat reluctantly, that last graduate seminar class taught by C. Vann Woodward, was the only class I ever took on the subject. But that seminar and book I read for the first time that semester -- Origins of the New South -- made me an aspiring southernist.

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Copyright © 1997 University of Georgia Press. This book chapter first appeared in C. Vann Woodward: A Southern Historian and His Critics.

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