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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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The University of Mississippi’s 2014 Gilder-Jordan Lecture in Southern Cultural History

The University of Mississippi's 2014 Gilder-Jordan Lecture in Southern Cultural History Wednesday, September 24 at 7 p.m., Nutt … [Read More...]

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2014 Conference on The Civil War

2014 Conference on The Civil War will be held October 9-10. The keynote address will be given by Charles D. Ross of Longwood University. His … [Read More...]


April 9, noon, Barnard Observatory---Jarod Roll, associate professor of history, discusses Working-Class Belief and the Creation of … [Read More...]

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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