Southern Academy of Letters, Arts and Sciences

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The Southern Academy of Letters Arts and Sciences awarded the Order of the South. Recipients include Eudora Welty, James Dickey and Patrick D. Smith.[1] The award was established in 1971. The Academy included an Institute of Southern Affairs in Jacksonville, Florida.[2] Andrew Lytle, editor of the Sewanee Review, also received the award.[3]


  1. ^ Dickey to get award The News and Courier - Nov 24, 1973
  2. ^ Author presented Order of the South Gadsden Times - May 10, 1973
  3. ^ "Full text of "Sewanee News, 1973"". Retrieved 15 February 2017.