Upcoming Mississippi Humanities Council Events

The Scottsboro Boys: Outside the Protective Circle of Humanity
Friday, December 5, 2013
Margaret Walker Center (Ayer Hall)
Jackson State University
1400 John R. Lynch Street
Jackson, MS 39217

See photographs from the trial of Haywood Patterson in Decatur, AL. Patterson was one of nine African American youths who were accused of raping two white women and sentenced to death.

War & Society Roundtable Discussion
February 11, 2014 at 6:00pm
Library of Hattiesburg, Petal & Forrest
329 Hardy Street
Hattiesburg, MS 39401

A joint community and university monthly reading group, this semester’s readings include a focus on books dealing with deception in history. A friendly but spirited discussion will be moderated by Dr. Andrew Wiest from Southern Miss.

More Events Sponsored by the Mississippi Humanities Council:
Unburied Treasures: History of Art in Louisiana – 12/17/2013 at 6:00pm
Muslim Journeys Bookshelf: A Quiet Revolution: The Veil’s Resurgence, from the Middle East

For more information on these and other events, visit here.