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 >
Oct
8
Wed
Brown Bag Lecture: “Put a Taste of the South in Your Mouth: Carnal Appetites and Intersextionality” @ Barnard Observatory, Tupelo Room 12:00 pm
Brown Bag Lecture: “Put a Taste ... @ Barnard Observatory, Tupelo Room
Oct 8 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Jaime Cantrell, UM Visiting Assistant Professor of English. Thinking sex through food in hypervisible works of lesbian poetry and fiction expands the possibilities for negotiating sexuality beyond the individual body and into the social realm. If we “stand detached” from sexuality and “bracket its familiarity” within the multiple identity forming sites and fracturing spaces that… Read More >
Oct
15
Wed
Brown Bag Lecture: A Conversation with the author of ‘Flying Shoes’ @ Barnard Observatory, Tupelo Room 12:00 pm
Brown Bag Lecture: A Conversatio... @ Barnard Observatory, Tupelo Room
Oct 15 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
William Dunlap will interview Lisa Howorth, author of Flying Shoes. Brown Bag Lectures take place each Wednesday at noon during the school year in Barnard Observatory.
Oct
22
Wed
Brown Bag Lecture: “Food Movements and the Struggle for Social Justice in New Orleans” @ Barnard Observatory, Tupelo Room 12:00 pm
Brown Bag Lecture: “Food Movemen... @ Barnard Observatory, Tupelo Room
Oct 22 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Catarina Passidomo, UM assistant professor of Southern Studies and anthropology. Brown Bag Lectures take place each Wednesday at noon during the school year in Barnard Observatory.

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