Something in the soil of the Mississippi Delta, an alluvial floodplain spreading out from the banks of a slow-moving river, seems to produce not only high cotton but also hereditary genius. Lying well below the Mason-Dixon Line, this area, with it...
Clarksdale Travel Guide
Articles about Clarksdale
By Shane Mitchell
By Adriana Leshko
WHO: Mississippi native Cassandra Wilson. new project: Her album Belly of the Sun—a seductive blend of blues and bossa nova—recorded in a converted Clarksdale, Mississippi, train station. HOMECOMING: "Clarksdale was perfect because it's the birthp...