South of the Ohio

In the summer of 2013 – Christian Hendricks, a documentary photographer and filmmaker spent seven weeks on the road traveling to rural areas and small towns exploring queer culture in the American South. Beginning in Cincinnati, Ohio, where he recently attended Bowling Green State University, Hendricks drove down through Kentucky, Tennessee, Alabama, Louisiana, South Carolina, Georgia and Mississippi, interviewing and documenting queer culture and community along the way.

Check out a full article about the project on HyperAllergic and more photos on the project’s site here:

Voices from the Perryon Family.

Nancy & Melissa. Louisville, KY

Hurricane Summers. Louisville, KY