Sep
22
Fri
Southern Studies 40th Birthday Party @ Oxford Courthouse Square 6:00 pm
Southern Studies 40th Birthday P... @ Oxford Courthouse Square
Sep 22 @ 6:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Southern Studies 40th Birthday Party @ Oxford Courthouse Square | Oxford | Mississippi | United States
The Center for the Study of Southern Culture had its first event in 1977, so we’re planning a birthday event to celebrate forty years of Southern Studies. We will have a party on Friday, September 22 from 6pm to 8pm on the Oxford Square (1109 Van Buren Avenue). All alumni, students, staff, faculty, and friends of… Read More >
Sep
23
Sat
Southern Studies 40th Reunion Alumni Conversation @ Barnard Observatory 9:00 am
Southern Studies 40th Reunion Al... @ Barnard Observatory
Sep 23 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm
Southern Studies 40th Reunion Alumni Conversation @ Barnard Observatory
Discussions on Saturday will begin with one question: how do alumni continue to do Southern Studies in their numerous fields? How is Southern Studies part of their teaching, writing and reading, editing, documentary work, art and music, activism, their work in law, business, religion, government, restaurants, farms, libraries, and their personal, family, and community lives?… Read More >
Sep
27
Wed
Brown Bag: El Sur Latino by Simone Delerme @ Barnard Observatory 12:00 pm
Brown Bag: El Sur Latino by Simo... @ Barnard Observatory
Sep 27 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Brown Bag: El Sur Latino by Simone Delerme @ Barnard Observatory
On Wednesday, September 27, at noon Dr. Simone Delerme will present a Brown Bag lecture on “El Sur Latino: Migration, Identity, and Incorporation.” Dr. Delerme is McMullan Assistant Professor of Southern Studies and Assistant Professor of Anthropology.
Sep
29
Fri
Mississippi Encyclopedia Event: Book Mart and Cafe in Starkville @ Book Mart & Cafe 4:00 pm
Mississippi Encyclopedia Event: ... @ Book Mart & Cafe
Sep 29 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Mississippi Encyclopedia Event: Book Mart and Cafe in Starkville @ Book Mart & Cafe | Starkville | Mississippi | United States
A discussion and reading of The Mississippi Encyclopedia, followed by a signing and reception. Speakers will include scholar James Giesen and Senior Editors Ted Ownby and Charles Reagan Wilson.
Oct
4
Wed
Brown Bag: Introducing the Do Good Fund by David Wharton and Brooke White @ Barnard Observatory 12:00 pm
Brown Bag: Introducing the Do Go... @ Barnard Observatory
Oct 4 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Brown Bag: Introducing the Do Good Fund by David Wharton and Brooke White @ Barnard Observatory
David Wharton and Brooke White will introduce two new documentary photography exhibits at UM from the Do Good Fund. Dr. Wharton is Assistant Professor of Southern Studies, and Brooke White is Associate Professor of Art at the University of Mississippi. The Do Good Fund, Inc. is a public charity based in Columbus, Georgia. Since its… Read More >

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