Sep
24
Wed
Brown Bag Lecture: “Experience Life. Make Documentaries. Barefoot Workshops.” @ Barnard Observatory, Tupelo Room 12:00 pm
Brown Bag Lecture: “Experience L... @ Barnard Observatory, Tupelo Room
Sep 24 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Chandler Griffin, Filmmaker, Barefoot Workshops. Brown Bag Lectures take place each Wednesday at noon during the school year in Barnard Observatory.
Gilder-Jordan Lecture in Southern Cultural History @ Nutt Auditorium 7:00 pm
Gilder-Jordan Lecture in Souther... @ Nutt Auditorium
Sep 24 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
The 2014 Gilder-Jordan Lecture in Southern Cultural History will take place on Wednesday, September 24 at 7pm in Nutt Auditorium on the University of Mississippi campus. The lecturer will be Jacquelyn Dowd Hall of the University of North Carolina, who will present “How We Tell About the Civil Rights Movement and Why It Matters Today.”… Read More >
Sep
25
Thu
Graduate Student Symposium: Redefining the Welcome Table @ University of Mississippi All Day
Graduate Student Symposium: Red... @ University of Mississippi
Sep 25 – Sep 26 all-day
Redefining the Welcome Table: Inclusion and Exclusion in American Foodways Southern Foodways Alliance and William Winter Institute for Racial Reconciliation University of Mississippi Call for Papers September 25-26, 2014 Over the past decade, scholars have paid particular attention to the historical and contemporary roles that food plays in the development of cultures, the relationships between… Read More >
Oct
1
Wed
Brown Bag Lecture: “‘Genuine Solidarity’ and Higher Education in Prison” @ Barnard Observatory, Tupelo Room 12:00 pm
Brown Bag Lecture: “‘Genuine Sol... @ Barnard Observatory, Tupelo Room
Oct 1 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Otis W. Pickett, assistant professor of history at Mississippi College, and Patrick Elliot Alexander, UM assistant professor of English and African American Studies, present “‘Genuine Solidarity’ and Higher Education in Prison: Building a Prison-to-College Pipeline Program at Parchman.” Brown Bag Lectures take place each Wednesday at noon during the school year in Barnard Observatory.
Oct
2
Thu
Premiere Broadcast of The Toughest Job: William Winter’s Mississippi @ Statewide 8:00 pm
Premiere Broadcast of The Toughe... @ Statewide
Oct 2 @ 8:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Premiere Broadcast of The Toughest Job: William Winter's Mississippi @ Statewide
On Thursday, October 2 at 8pm, Mississippi Public Broadcasting will air the Southern Documentary Project’s film The Toughest Job: William Winter’s Mississippi. The film, made by Matthew Graves, tells the story of Winter’s career in politics with an emphasis on his hard-fought battle to reform education in the state, with one notable result the establishment… Read More >

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