Feb
22
Thu
Gallery Opening Reception: FINDING MISSISSIPPI by Photographer Betty Press @ Barnard Observatory 4:00 pm
Gallery Opening Reception: FINDI... @ Barnard Observatory
Feb 22 @ 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm
A reception for Finding Mississippi, a documentary photography exhibit by Betty Press, which will be open in the Gammill Gallery until March 23.  Her artist statement for the exhibit follows:   This selection of images reveals a slightly surreal, hidden narrative of Mississippi’s landscape and the indomitable spirit of the people—sometimes fanciful, humorous, quirky, mysterious, and… Read More >
Fisk University Jubilee Singers Concert: Being a Harmonizing Voice for Diversity @ Gertrude C. Ford Center for the Performing Arts 7:30 pm
Fisk University Jubilee Singers ... @ Gertrude C. Ford Center for the Performing Arts
Feb 22 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Fisk University Jubilee Singers Concert: Being a Harmonizing Voice for Diversity @ Gertrude C. Ford Center for the Performing Arts | Berkeley | California | United States
The Center for the Study of Southern Culture is a presenting partner for this UM event.
Feb
26
Mon
Southern Music Symposium @ University of Mississippi All Day
Southern Music Symposium @ University of Mississippi
Feb 26 all-day
2018 SOUTHERN MUSIC SYMPOSIUM – FEBRUARY 26 Music from the American South has made an indisputable impact on culture and politics in the U.S. and around the world.  But who are the South’s most prominent and influential voices today?  How are they creating the “southern” in their sounds and speaking to broader matters of national… Read More >
Mar
7
Wed
Brown Bag: “A Shrine for the State: Franklin D. Roosevelt, the New Deal, and Religious Remembrance at Warm Springs, Georgia” @ Barnard Observatory 12:00 pm
Brown Bag: “A Shrine for the Sta... @ Barnard Observatory
Mar 7 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Brown Bag: "A Shrine for the State: Franklin D. Roosevelt, the New Deal, and Religious Remembrance at Warm Springs, Georgia" @ Barnard Observatory
MARCH 7 at noon  Darren Grem “A Shrine for the State: Franklin D. Roosevelt, the New Deal, and Religious Remembrance at Warm Springs, Georgia” Focusing on Warm Springs, Georgia, where Franklin D. Roosevelt died in April, 1945, this talk will detail how New Dealers and other liberals memorialized their approach toward the federal state, business,… Read More >
Mar
21
Wed
The Oxford Conference for the Book @ Oxford, Mississippi All Day
The Oxford Conference for the Book @ Oxford, Mississippi
Mar 21 – Mar 23 all-day
The tentative dates for the 2018 Oxford Conference for the Book are Wednesday, March 21 through Friday, March 23.
Mar
28
Wed
Brown Bag: “Writing Histories of Environmentalism in the U.S. South” @ Barnard Observatory 12:00 pm
Brown Bag: “Writing Histories of... @ Barnard Observatory
Mar 28 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
MARCH 28 at noon Ellen Spears “Writing Histories of Environmentalism in the US South” Building on histories of environmental activism in the Southern US, Spears’s talk explores the challenges facing American environmentalism in 2017. Ellen Griffith Spears is an associate professor in the interdisciplinary New College and the Department of American Studies at the University… Read More >

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