May 2020 News

May 30, 2020
Redirect it to emergency response programs that don’t kill black people. “The only way we’re going to stop these endless cycles of police violence is by creating alternatives...
May 29, 2020
A proper understanding of urban rebellion depends on our ability to interpret it not as a wave of criminality, but as political violence. “Thursday evening, protestors in...
Tyler Miles
May 14, 2020
“Whether singing in the Alley Cats, Zooming with his first-years, or reading a peer’s thesis, Tyler Miles ’20 makes it a priority to cultivate community. So, for the Saybrook...
May 12, 2020
How did a turbaned drag queen from the sexual underground of America’s deep south ignite rock’n’roll? We unravel the mystery behind Little Richard’s subversive genius. “As...
May 11, 2020
For more information and to RSVP, click here. “Join us on May 13th at 8:00 p.m. EST (5:00 p.m. PST) as thought leaders around the country discuss the current crisis, explore...
May 1, 2020
Doctoral candidate Teona Williams has been named the 2020 Medgar and Myrlie Evers Research Scholar.   “The Mississippi Department of Archives and History (MDAH) and the...