Rosalind Bentley is deputy editor at the Southern Foodways Alliance and editor-at-large for the Oxford American. In 2022 she was named the Interim Director of the Narrative Nonfiction MFA Program at the University of Georgia. A veteran newspaper journalist, she is a Pulitzer Prize finalist, two-time James Beard Award finalist whose work has appeared in the New York Times, Oxford American, Longreads, Gravy, and other publications. Her essay, “Iron and Brass,” is included in the upcoming anthology, Bigger Than Bravery: Black Resilience and Reclamation in a Time of Pandemic (Lookout Books, Fall 2022).