MISSISSIPPI ROAD TRIP: The Ancestors Inside Us and the Precious Right to Vote

In this June 8, 2012 photograph, Roan Oak, the home of the late Nobel Prize laureate William Faulkner, in Oxford, Miss., is a prime tourist attraction in the community. Designated a National Historical Landmark, the home is now owned and maintained by the University of Mississippi as a museum and is open to visitors year round, allowing a glimpse into the writer's complex life. (AP Photo/Rogelio V. Solis)

October 30, 2012 4:58 pm  • 
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