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Best known for his work in TV, video and film, the Chattanooga native professes a nostalgia for his Southern roots. But our reviewer takes issue with his work in this mini-retrospective because it “preserves a narrative of the Civil War as a battle for heritage and state’s rights and not the continuous enslavement of African-Americans for economic gain.”

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By Jerry Cullum Kelly Kristin Jones’s exhibition “Cotton Is Still King (Although Robbed of Some of Its Dictatorship)” at Sandler Hudson Gallery is the artist’s response to the ubiquity in Metro Atlanta of historical signage that honors “mostly … a past war and dead white men.” She further remarks, in the explanatory brochure that accompanies…

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