The Southern Press: Literary Legacies and the Challenge of Modernity (Medill School of Journalism Visions of the American Press)
- Publish Date: 2009-05-21
- Binding: Paperback
- Author: Doug Cumming
The Southern journalist was more likely to be a Romantic and an intellectual. The region's journalism was personal, colorful, and steeped in the classics. This title suggests that the South's journalism struck a literary pose closer to the older English press than to the democratic penny press or bourgeois magazines of the urban North.