Burden’s Travels

We were completely isolated. Still, that late, I never imagined we would lose our country.

Moira Crone

In 2009, Moira Crone was given the Robert Penn Warren Award from the Fellowship of Southern Writers for the body of her work. Calling her a "writer's writer," Allan Gurganus wrote the prize...

Building Worlds in Drowning Lands

People lose their bearings down in Plaquemines. Eudora said so. They get unmoored, take on battles they can’t win, build great towers sure to topple one day, try to push the river....