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The Porter Fortune, Jr. History Symposium

The 2015 Porter Fortune, Jr. History Symposium will take place February 26 – 28 on the University of Mississippi campus. The symposium will … [Read More...]

The Art and Art History Department presents Dr. Pierre Arizzoli-Clémentel

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The Center for Civil War Research at the University of Mississippi to host a lecture by Robert Cook, “Pageant Without Parallel: The Funeral of Jefferson Davis and the Problem of Sectional Reconciliation after the Civil War.”

The Center for Civil War Research at the University of Mississippi will host a lecture by Robert Cook (University of Sussex) entitled … [Read More...]

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Facing the Future

On Thursday, October 23rd at 4pm in Bondurant Auditorium, the departments of English and History will present a talk by Allan Hepburn of … [Read More...]

Oak Ridge 2014

“Oak Ridge after the Bomb: Interpreting a Complex Legacy”

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“Textual Science & The Future Of The Past”

The "Textual Science and the Future of the Past" Manuscript Symposium, happening October 27th-30th. More information and a full schedule of … [Read More...]

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Symbols of Exclusion The Semiotics of Race in Public Spaces

Overby Center for Southern Journalism and Politics presents Symbols of Exclusion The Semiotics of Race in Public Spaces. … [Read More...]


Thomas Healy

Thomas Healy will present "How Free Is Our Speech", October 14, 2014 at 4pm in the Overby Center Auditorium.   … [Read More...]


Overby Center For Southern Journalism And Politics Presents:

  VETERAN REPORTER TO TALK ABOUT NEW BOOK AT OVERBY CENTER Curtis Wilkie, whose newspaper career spanned nearly four decades … [Read More...]


The University of Mississippi’s Critical Race Studies Group Presents

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Featured Publications

London by Robert O. Bucholz and Joseph P. Ward


The Making of a Patriot by Sheila Skemp


Political Leadership, Nations and Charisma Co-edited by Vivian Ibrahim

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A Laboratory of Liberty by Marc H. Lerner


At Home and Under Fire by Susan R. Grayzel


The West African Slave Plantation by Bashir Salau

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Flashes of a Southern Spirit by Charles Reagan Wilson


Writing Women’s History by Elizabeth Anne Payne


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