Oct
5
Wed
Brown Bag Lecture: The Wilmington Ten: Violence, Injustice, and the Rise of Black Politics in the 1970s @ Barnard Observatory, Tupelo Room 12:00 pm
Brown Bag Lecture: The Wilmingto... @ Barnard Observatory, Tupelo Room
Oct 5 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Kenneth Janken is Director of the Center for the Study of the American South at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. In addition to the history of the Wilmington Ten, he is the author of two biographies: Rayford W. Logan and the Dilemma of the African-American Intellectual (1993); and Walter White: Mr. NAACP (2003). He… Read More >
Oct
10
Mon
Brown Bag Lecture: “Blues Traveling” @ Barnard Observatory, Tupelo Room 12:00 pm
Brown Bag Lecture: “Blues Travel... @ Barnard Observatory, Tupelo Room
Oct 10 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Steve Cheseborough, a Southern Studies alum from Portland, Oregon, presents “Blues Traveling” about 1920s-1930s blues. *This is a special Monday Brown Bag.
Oct
13
Thu
Southern Foodways Alliance Fall Symposium @ Oxford, MS and the University of Mississippi All Day
Southern Foodways Alliance Fall ... @ Oxford, MS and the University of Mississippi
Oct 13 – Oct 16 all-day
Southern Foodways Alliance Fall Symposium @ Oxford, MS and the University of Mississippi
The Southern Foodways Alliance will present the 19th Fall Symposium, on the Corn-Fed South, on October 13 – 16, 2016. For information about attending, click here.  
Brown Bag Lecture: “Using Photography to Teach about the Harlem Renaissance” @ Barnard Observatory, Tupelo Room 12:15 pm
Brown Bag Lecture: “Using Photog... @ Barnard Observatory, Tupelo Room
Oct 13 @ 12:15 pm – 1:00 pm
Amy Cameron Evans Houston, Texas. Brown Bags happen select days during the school year at noon in Barnard Observatory.
Oct
19
Wed
Brown Bag Lecture: “Willie: The Life and Times of Willie Morris” @ Barnard Observatory, Tupelo Room 12:00 pm
Brown Bag Lecture: “Willie: The ... @ Barnard Observatory, Tupelo Room
Oct 19 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Teresa Nicholas is the author of Buryin’ Daddy: Putting My Lebanese, Catholic, Southern Baptist Childhood to Rest, published in 2011 by the University Press of Mississippi. Her most recent book is  a biography of the writer Willie Morris, published March 2016. Nicholas has written for Delta, Mississippi, NPR’s Opinion Page, Sol Literary Magazine, and South Writ Large, and… Read More >
Southern Studies Film Series at Shelter @ Shelter on Van Buren 6:00 pm
Southern Studies Film Series at ... @ Shelter on Van Buren
Oct 19 @ 6:00 pm – 7:15 pm
The Southern Studies Film Series at Shelter will include films produced by the Southern Documentary Project and the Southern Foodways Alliance, institutes of the Center for the Study of Southern Culture. More details to come.

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