Tag: Ed Winstead
Ed Winstead: Green Thumbs in the Motor CitySeptember 2015
Boundaries of Nature: Huge swaths of Detroit have been surrendered to the wild. What happens when we try to take them back?
Ed Winstead: Empire of SighsSeptember 2014
American Empires: The talking heads are giving us bad information. So why are we still listening?
On a Strange Roof, Thinking of HomeMarch 2014
Toward a definition of Southern literature that goes beyond twang.
Ed Winstead: Parliamentary InquiryJuly 2013
In the age of K Street, soft money, and safe seats, it's tempting to abandon our political institutions and shout down our opponents. Here's why we shouldn't.
Sherman Alexie: The Value of Subverting AuthorityOctober 2012
Banned Books: The acclaimed author speaks about what motivates his censors, self-censorship, and the value of stories.
Roger D. Hodge: The Personality of a MagazineSeptember 2012
Newly minted Oxford American editor Roger D. Hodge discusses the role of an editor, finding a form, and the newsstand's allure.
Editors’ Picks: September Recommended ReadingSeptember 2012
Our editors highlight some worthy books to start off the fall.
Ed Winstead: More Than You Can ChewSeptember 2012
What the all-you-can-eat buffet tells us about misguided nostalgia, overcoming privation, and the RNC.
Ed Winstead: Tell the Truth and Shame the DevilAugust 2012
What's next for the Oxford American now that founder Marc Smirnoff has been fired?
Ed Winstead: Empty and Blue and SereneJune 2012
Even supporters of North Carolina's gay-marriage ban know it won't last 20 years. Ed Winstead reflects on the South, the past, and when legislation plans its own obsolescence.