College of Liberal Arts

Littlefield Lecture Series Presents Two Talks by Historian Victoria Bynum: March 6-7

Tuesday Mar 6, 2012 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM | AVAYA Auditorium ACE 2.302

The Department of History presents two talks by Victoria Bynum, distinguished professor emeritus of history at Texas State University-San Marcos, as part of the Littlefield Lecture Series.

r Bymun is the author of The Long Shadow of "The Civil War: Southern Dissent and Its Legacies," "The Free State of Jones: Mississippi’s Longest Civil War," and "Unruly Women: The Politics of Social and Sexual Control in the Old South." Among her many awards and accolades, she was the recipient of the NEH Fellowship for College Teachers and Independent Scholars in 2000, and won the Phi Alpha Theta national award for “Best First Book by an Author,” for Unruly Women.

"The Free State of Jones: Community, Race, and Kinship in Civil War Mississippi"
Tuesday, March 6

4-6 p.m.  Avaya Auditorium, ACE 2.302

"'Communities at War': Men, Women, and the Legacies of Anti-Confederate Dissent"
Wednesday, March 7
4-6 p.m.  Avaya Auditorium, ACE 2.302

Both events are free and open to the public.

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