'There's no choosing. It isn't choice. Are you the daughter of
somebody who was somebody who was somebody? And if you are, and
you're not a heroin addict, you are there.'"
This article appears in the Winter 2012 issue of Southern
. The full issue is also available as an ebook.
is published quarterly (spring, summer,
fall, winter) by the University of North Carolina Press. The
journal is sponsored by the University of North Carolina at Chapel
Hill's Center for the Study of the American South.