Feb
9
Tue
Gammill Gallery Reception with Photographer Jaime Johnson @ Barnard Observatory 3:30 pm
Gammill Gallery Reception with P... @ Barnard Observatory
Feb 9 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Gammill Gallery Reception with Photographer Jaime Johnson @ Barnard Observatory
Gammill Gallery Exhibit by Jaime Johnson Please join us for an artist’s reception for Jaime Johnson and her photographic exhibit “Untamed” on Tuesday, February 9 at 3:30pm in the Gammill Gallery of Barnard Observatory. The Gammill Gallery is free and open to the public Monday – Friday, 9am to 5pm. Learn more about Johnson’s exhibit… Read More >
Feb
10
Wed
Brown Bag Lecture: Photography and Writing: How Visual Art Influences Narrative @ Barnard Observatory, Tupelo Room 12:00 pm
Brown Bag Lecture: Photography a... @ Barnard Observatory, Tupelo Room
Feb 10 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Ralph Eubanks, Visiting Professor at Millsaps, discusses how re-reading and teaching the work of James Agee—along with Walker Evans’s photographs—impacts on his own writing. Brown Bag Lectures take place on select Wednesdays during the fall and spring semesters in the Tupelo Room in the west wing of Barnard Observatory. Brown Bags last one hour and are… Read More >
Feb
17
Wed
Brown Bag Lecture: The Emmett Till Memory Project @ Barnard Observatory, Tupelo Room 12:00 pm
Brown Bag Lecture: The Emmett Ti... @ Barnard Observatory, Tupelo Room
Feb 17 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Dave Tell, communications professor at the University of Kansas, explains how the digital humanities may revolutionize how we remember Emmett Till. Brown Bag Lectures take place on select Wednesdays during the fall and spring semesters in the Tupelo Room in the west wing of Barnard Observatory. Brown Bags last one hour and are free and… Read More >
Feb
19
Fri
Food Media South Presented by the Southern Foodways Alliance All Day
Food Media South Presented by th...
Feb 19 – Feb 20 all-day
Food Media South Presented by the Southern Foodways Alliance @ Birmingham | Alabama | United States
The second annual Food Media South symposium, offered by the Southern Foodways Alliance, is set for February 19–20 in Birmingham, Alabama. Learn more here.
Feb
22
Mon
Symposium on Clothing and Fashion in Southern History @ University of Mississippi All Day
Symposium on Clothing and Fashio... @ University of Mississippi
Feb 22 – Feb 23 all-day
The Center will host a symposium on Clothing and Fashion in Southern History on February 22 – 23. The symposium will convene scholars from the fields of history and cultural studies who will contribute essays to a forthcoming book on the subject. The scholars include Laura Edwards (Duke University), Grace Elizabeth Hale (University of Virginia),… Read More >
Feb
24
Wed
Brown Bag Lecture: “Seeking Social Justice in Unjust Carceral Systems: Women of Color, Mass Incarceration, and the Complex History of Class, Race, and Gender in the Prison Politics of the American South.” @ Barnard Observatory, Tupelo Room 12:00 pm
Brown Bag Lecture: “Seeking Soci... @ Barnard Observatory, Tupelo Room
Feb 24 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Dionne Bailey, UM adjunct history professor, discusses how African American women are major actors in the implementation, development, and growth of Mississippi’s notorious Parchman Penitentiary. Bailey illustrates that race along with class and gender significantly influenced how penology functioned in the South. Bailey’s work takes a detailed look into not only the often overlooked history… Read More >

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