Oct
5
Wed
Brown Bag Lecture: The Wilmington Ten: Violence, Injustice, and the Rise of Black Politics in the 1970s @ Barnard Observatory, Tupelo Room
Oct 5 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Kenneth Janken is the Director of the Center for the Study of the American South, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.

Brown Bags happen select Wednesdays during the school year at noon in Barnard Observatory.

Oct
10
Mon
Brown Bag Lecture: “Blues Traveling” @ Barnard Observatory, Tupelo Room
Oct 10 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Steve Cheseborough, a Southern Studies alum from Portland, Oregon, presents “Blues Traveling” about 1920s-1930s blues. *This is a special Monday Brown Bag.

Oct
13
Thu
Southern Foodways Alliance Fall Symposium @ Oxford, MS and the University of Mississippi
Oct 13 – Oct 16 all-day
Southern Foodways Alliance Fall Symposium @ Oxford, MS and the University of Mississippi

The Southern Foodways Alliance will present the 19th Fall Symposium, on the Corn-Fed South, on October 13 – 16, 2016. For information about attending, click here.

 

Brown Bag Lecture: “Using Photography to Teach about the Harlem Renaissance” @ Barnard Observatory, Tupelo Room
Oct 13 @ 12:15 pm – 1:00 pm

Amy Cameron Evans

Houston, Texas.

Brown Bags happen select days during the school year at noon in Barnard Observatory.

Oct
19
Wed
Brown Bag Lecture: “Willie: The Life and Times of Willie Morris” @ Barnard Observatory, Tupelo Room
Oct 19 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Teresa Nicholas

Jackson, Mississippi

Brown Bags happen select Wednesdays during the school year at noon in Barnard Observatory.

Southern Studies Film Series at Shelter @ Shelter on Van Buren
Oct 19 @ 6:00 pm – 7:15 pm

The Southern Studies Film Series at Shelter will include films produced by the Southern Documentary Project and the Southern Foodways Alliance, institutes of the Center for the Study of Southern Culture.

More details to come.

Nov
1
Tue
Brown Bag Lecture: “Corazon de Dixie: Mexicanos in the U.S. South since 1910” @ Barnard Observatory, Tupelo Room
Nov 1 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Julie Weise, University of Oregon

*This is a special Tuesday Brown Bag Lecture.

Nov
2
Wed
Southern Studies Film Series at Shelter @ Shelter on Van Buren
Nov 2 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm

The Southern Studies Film Series at Shelter will include films produced by the Southern Documentary Project and the Southern Foodways Alliance, institutes of the Center for the Study of Southern Culture.

More details to come.

Nov
16
Wed
Brown Bag Lecture: “Southern Sound and Space” @ Barnard Observatory, Tupelo Room
Nov 16 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Chris Colbeck

Southern Studies MA Graduate

Brown Bags happen select Wednesdays during the school year at noon in Barnard Observatory.