Mar
25
Wed
Oxford Conference for the Book All Day
Oxford Conference for the Book
Mar 25 – Mar 27 all-day
The 22nd annual Oxford Conference for the Book is set for Wednesday, March 25 through Friday, March 27. The Conference brings together fiction and nonfiction writers, journalists, artists, poets, publishers, teachers, students, and literacy advocates for three days of conversation in the literary town of Oxford, Mississippi. Presented by the Center for the Study of… Read More >
Mar
30
Mon
Special Edition Monday Brown Bag: “Doublespeak and Southern Ladies: Class and Femininity in Contemporary Southern Pop Culture” @ Barnard Observatory 12:00 pm
Special Edition Monday Brown Bag... @ Barnard Observatory
Mar 30 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Kaitlyn Vogt, Southern Studies Graduate Student, will present “Doublespeak and Southern Ladies: Class and Femininity in Contemporary Southern Pop Culture.” This Brown Bag was rescheduled from March 25.
Apr
1
Wed
Brown Bag Lecture: “Dwelling in the Annals: A Discussion on Black South Carolinian Poets’ Meditation on Place, Identity, and South Carolina History” @ Barnard Observatory, Tupelo Room 12:00 pm
Brown Bag Lecture: “Dwelling in ... @ Barnard Observatory, Tupelo Room
Apr 1 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Purvis Cornish, Southern Studies graduate student. Brown Bag Lectures take place each Wednesday at noon during the school year in Barnard Observatory.
Apr
8
Wed
Brown Bag Lecture: “Studying and Documenting the Blues at the University of Mississippi” @ Barnard Observatory, Tupelo Room 12:00 pm
Brown Bag Lecture: “Studying and... @ Barnard Observatory, Tupelo Room
Apr 8 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Scott Baretta, Host of Highway 61, Mark Camarigg, Managing Editor, Living Blues Greg Johnson, Curator, Blues Archive Brown Bag Lectures take place each Wednesday at noon during the school year in Barnard Observatory.
Lecture by Michael Twitty: “The Evolution of African Foodways in the Most Southern Place on Earth: Colonial and Antebellum Mississippi” @ Barnard Observatory 7:00 pm
Lecture by Michael Twitty: “The ... @ Barnard Observatory
Apr 8 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Michael Twitty will present a lecture entitled “The Evolution of African Foodways in the Most Southern Place on Earth: Colonial and Antebellum Mississippi” at 7pm on Wednesday, March 8 in the Tupelo Room of Barnard Observatory.  Free and open to the public. More details to come.  Learn more about Michael Twitty here.
Apr
9
Thu
Blues Today Symposium @ Blues Archive, J. D. Williams Library All Day
Blues Today Symposium @ Blues Archive, J. D. Williams Library
Apr 9 all-day
Blues Today Symposium @ Blues Archive, J. D. Williams Library | Mississippi | United States
2015 Blues Today Symposium – April 9 Since 2003, Living Blues magazine has sponsored the Blues Today Symposium each spring on the University of Mississippi campus.  The Symposium has featured such keynote speakers as Paul Oliver, Samuel Charters, and Bill Ferris as well as intimate musical performances by Honeyboy Edwards, Little Milton, and B.B. King. The 2015… Read More >

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