Sharecrop: Delta Cotton

Claudia Stack
Apr 14, 2020 · 6 min read

Sylvester Hoover’s memories of growing up in the Delta

Sharecrop: Delta Cotton screened at 15 film festivals

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Sylvester Hoover holds a cotton picking bag such as he and his family used. Picture by Claudia Stack, all rights reserved

In 2017, I thought I was prepared for my journey to the Mississippi Delta.