Calendar of Events

Wednesday, March 3, at noon. History Is Lunch: The Black Press in Mississippi.  As part of the department's #HistoryIsLunch series, Thomas Aiello will present "The Scott Newspaper Syndicate and the Black Press in Mississippi." The program will stream live from the MDAH Facebook page.

Saturday, March 6, at 11 a.m. I AM A MAN: Thoughts of Yesterday.  Civil rights veterans Frank Figgers and Hezekiah Watkins will share their personal stories of the Mississippi Freedom Movement from photos of the I AM A MAN special exhibit. Register online for the free event here. 

Thursday, March 11, at noon. #ManyStories: Votes for Women: The Southern Story. In honor of Women's History Month, Marjorie Spurill, Distinguished Professor Emerita of the University of South Carolina, will join us for a virtual conversation of the women's suffrage movement in Mississippi. The program will stream live from the Museum of Mississippi History Facebook page.