Welcome to the Southern Oratory website.

This website is maintained by Dr. W. Stuart Towns and is dedicated to the subject of Oratory in the Southern United States.  For more information, please see Dr. Towns’ Biography, or the list of the books he has published, or upcoming dates in his book tour, or his Ph.D. Dissertation on the topic.

Latest News!  Dr. Towns spoke at the Sons of Confederate Veterans in Ripley, MS on January 2, 2014. Here is the YouTube video of his presentation: