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Books Overview

CDS Books at the Center for Documentary Studies are works of creative exploration by writers and photographers who convey new ways of seeing and understanding human experience in all its diversity—books that tell stories, challenge our assumptions, awaken our social conscience, and connect life, learning, and art.

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Image above: Lovie in her yard, Washington, North Carolina, ca. 2000. Photograph by Lisa Yarger. From Lovie: The Story of a Southern Midwife and an Unlikely Friendship by Lisa Yarger, copublished by the University of North Carolina Press and CDS Books at the Center for Documentary Studies.

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