News: Southern Accents Magazine Folds

News: Southern Accents Magazine Folds

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Rachael Grad
Aug 13, 2009

Add Southern Accents magazine to the list of recession casualties in the design industry. Time Inc. announced that it will shut down the 32-year-old magazine, which has a circulation of 400,000, but will maintain the Southern Accents website.
According to The Washington Post, local designers like Barry Dixon will miss the magazine as Southern Accents has given many locals their big breaks. Will you mourn the closing of Southern Accents? Survey and more info below the jump...

Southern Accents was the first to publish Barry Dixon's work and feature him on the magazine cover. The last issue will be the September - October 2009 issues, which arrives on newstands on September 1.

More information on Southern Accents folding:
Area Designers Lament End of Southern Accents from The Washington Post
Time Inc. shuttering Southern Accents magazine from Forbes
Time Inc. Shutters Southern Accents from The New York Times

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