The origins of ricekingdom.com are in James Tuten's research for Lowcountry Time and Tide: The Fall of the South Carolina Rice Kingdom (USC Press, September 2010). The website complements the book and the book develops the themes and narrative of the end of rice culture.
Find out more through the 'About the Book' tab.
See the recent editorial
"Bad Storms Rising: The End of Rice Culture"
in the Charleston Post and Courier.