Humanities Lecture Series
Attend our Humanities Lecture Series on the third Thursday of every month! We meet at 7 p.m. at the Southern Cultural Heritage Complex and the event is free of charge. Please Contact Us for more information or to be placed on our mailing list.
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Previous Humanities Lecture Series Events
May 17, 2001 - "Stephen D. Lee and the Making of an American Shrine." Terrence J. Winschel
April 19, 2001 - "From the Pen of a She-Rebel: The Civil War Diary of Emilie Riley McKinley." Gordon Cotton
March 15, 2001 - "Truth: Four Stories I am Finally Old Enough to Tell." A reading by Ellen Douglas
February 15, 2001 - "Outside the Lines: African-Americans and the Integration of the NFL." by Dr. Charles Ross
January 18, 2001 - "Rural Cajun Mardi Gras." By Carolyn Ware
November 16, 2000 - "The History of the University of Mississippi." By David Sansing
October 19, 2000 - "Deer Camp in the Delta." By Alan Huffman
September 21, 2000 - "Women's Civil War Diaries." By Carol West
August 17, 2000 - "Hot Tomales." By John T. Edge
July 20, 2000 - "Mississippi's Traditional Crafts." By Larry Morrisey
June 15, 2000 - "The Choctaw of Mississippi." By Kenneth Carleton
May 18, 2000 - "Regenerating Southern Culture in the 1950s."
By Pete Daniel, curator of the National Museum of American History in Washington D.C.
April 20, 2000 - "Images and Stories of Vicksburg." By Gordon A. Cotton, Director and Curator of the Old Court House Museum
March 16, 2000 - "You Can Come Home Again." By Martha Ferris
February 17, 2000 "Roads from the Bottom." By C. K. Chiplin
January 20, 2000 "From General Stores to Super Centers: Shopping in Mississippi History." By Dr. Ted Ownby
December 16, 1999 "Due South: Dispatches from Down Home." By R. Scott Brunner
November 18, 1999 "Native Americans Cultures of Mississippi." By Samuel Brooks
October 21, 1999 "My Mind to Me a Kingdom Is: The Legacy of Dr. Jane Ellen McAllister." By David Rae Morris
September 16, 1999 "Sources of the Delta Blues: The Continuing Vitality of a Mississippi Tradition." By D. C. and Stephen Young