Ralph Eubanks

Ralph Eubanks

W. Ralph Eubanks is a University of Mississippi Professor, Radcliffe Institute Fellow, and author of three honored books about his home state. Ever Is a Long Time: A Journey Into Mississippi’s Dark Past was named one of the best books of its year and A Place Like Mississippi is the perfect visitors’ guide.

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The best books on Mississippi, recommended by Ralph Eubanks

Outsiders see Mississippi as a site of slavery and indigenous removal; but to write about Mississippi is to write about the United States as a whole—and its original sins, says Prof Ralph Eubanks, as he recommends five of the best books on Mississippi, the birthplace of the blues.

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