This panel explores the trend of why so many African Americans are returning to the region their parents fled as well as what these shifts mean for the future of the American South.

Panel included:
Sally Greene - Moderator
Associate Director, Center for the Study of the American South, UNC- Chapel Hill

Kristen Jeffers
Grassroots Planner and Placemaker, Masters Candidate in Public Affairs, UNC Greensboro

Mary Curtis
Independent Journalist: The Washington Post, Nieman Watchdog Blog, Fox News Rising, Creative Loafing, The Root

Sabrina Pendergrass
Provost's Postdoctoral Fellow, Department of Sociology, Duke University

Chris Kromm
Executive Director, The Institute for Southern Studies

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