Aug
15
Mon
Southern Documentary Workshop
Aug 15 – Aug 17 all-day

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The Center for the Study of Southern Culture will host a Documentary Film Workshop Monday, August 15 through Wednesday, August 17 for Southern Studies students. The workshop, led by documentarians from the Southern Documentary Project and the Southern Foodways Alliance, will provide an introduction to technical filmmaking skills as well as to documentary ethics and practice. The workshop will include a community documentary project in Oxford, and will conclude with a screening on Wednesday, August 17.

Students, please contact Becca Walton, rwalton@olemiss.edu, with questions and for information on applying.

Sep
7
Wed
Gilder-Jordan Lecture in Southern Cultural History @ University of Mississippi
Sep 7 all-day
Gilder-Jordan Lecture in Southern Cultural History @ University of Mississippi

The 2016 Gilder-Jordan Lecture in Southern Cultural History will take place on Wednesday, September 7. Location and time TBD.

Sep
14
Wed
Southern Studies Film Series at Shelter @ Shelter on Van Buren
Sep 14 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 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.

Sep
19
Mon
SFA Grad Student Symposium @ University of Mississippi
Sep 19 – Sep 20 all-day
SFA Grad Student Symposium @ University of Mississippi

The Southern Foodways Alliance, along with the Center for the Study of Southern Culture, and the Department of Sociology and Anthropology at the University of Mississippi, announce a symposium in the fall of 2016. The symposium will be held at the University of Mississippi in Oxford, MS, September 19-20.

The call for papers has now closed. Acceptances will be emailed by Friday, April 29. Accepted participants’ final drafts of work to be presented at the conference will be due by 5 PM CDT Monday, August 1. Please address any questions and send all materials to Afton Thomas at afton@southernfoodways.org.

Learn more here.

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.

 

Oct
19
Wed
Southern Studies Film Series at Shelter @ Shelter on Van Buren
Oct 19 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 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
2
Wed
Southern Studies Film Series at Shelter @ Shelter on Van Buren
Nov 2 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 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.