Oct
17
Wed
Brown Bag Lecture by Visiting Documentarian Jing Niu @ Barnard Observatory 12:00 pm
Brown Bag Lecture by Visiting Do... @ Barnard Observatory
Oct 17 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Jing Niu is a first generation Asian-American who grew up working in take-out restaurants in the south who would later, against the advice of her parents, become an artist and filmmaker. Prior to creating independent films in LA, she produced videos for WIRED magazine, covering stories at the intersection of technology and lived experience. Jing is… Read More >
Oct
24
Wed
Brown Bag Lecture by Amira Rose Davis @ Barnard Observatory 12:00 pm
Brown Bag Lecture by Amira Rose ... @ Barnard Observatory
Oct 24 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Amira Rose Davis is a 20th century U.S. historian with a particular interest in race, gender, sports and politics. She is currently working on her first book manuscript entitled, “Can’t Eat a Medal”: The Lives and Labors of Black Women Athletes in the Age of Jim Crow which traces the long history of Black women’s athletic… Read More >
Oct
31
Wed
Brown Bag Lecture by Stephanie Rolph @ Barnard Observatory 12:00 pm
Brown Bag Lecture by Stephanie R... @ Barnard Observatory
Oct 31 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Stephanie Rolph will speak about her new book, Resisting Equality: The Citizens’ Council, 1954-1989. Stephanie Rolph is a native of Jackson and a Millsaps alumna (1999). She earned her MA in 2004 and her PhD in 2009 from Mississippi State University, where she specialized in the history of the American South. An active scholar in post-1945… Read More >

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