“Little of Artistic Merit?”: The Art of the American South

@article{Slipp2020LittleOA,
  title={“Little of Artistic Merit?”: The Art of the American South},
  author={Naomi Hood Slipp and Maurie D. McInnis},
  journal={Panorama},
  year={2020}
}

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