Themes
Belief and Fiction

Belief and Fiction

seeks to address questions of spiritual and religious faith, artistic world-building, cultural enclaves, and historical narratives.

Word of Mouth

Word of Mouth

focused on speech, dialects, multilingualism, and oral traditions across the American South, a region distinguished by the amount of attention its residents receive for the ways in which they speak.

Nodes and Networks

Nodes and Networks

will investigate the ways physical and digital systems, cultural intersections, and interconnected webs of information provide alternative models for understanding the South’s present, history, and future.

Features
Interview
Mood Ring
No Victim’s Song
No Victim’s Song

Through digital compositions and personal essay, artist Alexis Childress addresses the making of her work, the treatment of Black beauty in America, and the joy of self-becoming within a Black matriarchal legacy.

Reader Burnaway Reader
Recents

After the terror earlier this month against our Asian community, we invited Burnaway contributors, writers, artists and friends in the AAPI community to use our platform in any way they wished to respond.