General Web Sites About Southern Literature

Agee Films: Great Southern Books
Contains a list of 125 great southern books that were compiled from a poll of book editors, publishers, scholars and reviewers of the "most remarkable works of twentieth century southern literature." Includes the top 25 Great Southern Books in order and the next 100 Great Southern Books.

American Literature on the Web
Contains links to websites about Southern Literature.

Anything Southern: Books and Literature
Great series of links to southern authors.

Documenting the American South
A collection of sources on Southern history, literature and culture from the colonial period through the first decades of the 20th century.

Library of Southern Literature
Contains a collection of electronic texts and introduction to literature in the South. Includes an extensive bibliography of fiction and non fiction southern authors.

Living by Words- The South
Essay that answers the questions, "Why Are There So Many Great Southern Writers?"

Southern Literature
Contains links to sites for individual authors and southern culture.

Southern Literature: Women Writers
Overview of well-known and forgotten women writers of the south.

SSSL: Bibliography: A Checklist of Scholarship on Southern Literature
Writers after 1900.Essays in this collection contain a biographical sketch, a discussion of the writer’s major themes and a chronological listing of primary materials.

List Compiled by Athens Regional Library System