A collaborative documentary project on Mississippi Delta Chinese with Talbot Easton Selby, associate dean in the Thomas W. and Robin W. Edwards College of Humanities and Fine Arts at Coastal Carolina University and professor of photography; Emily Jones, Delta State University archivist; and Gabriella Sang.
“Voices and Votes,” an exhibition from the Smithsonian’s Museum on Main Street (MoMS) division, takes a broad look at American democracy — from the American Revolution and expanding suffrage to civil rights and casting ballots. It explores who can vote, whose voices are heard, the responsibilities of American citizens, how we can encourage more people […]
Vicksburg native and Harvard scholar Donald "Field" Brown will provide the history of "The Vicksburg Citizens' Appeal" during critical civil rights years.
Race, Violence and Power in the Struggle for the Vote with Dr. Rebecca Tuuri, USM professor
A native of Vicksburg, Donald (Field) Brown is a PhDstudent at Harvard University. He graduated fromMississippi State (B.A., 2014) with degrees in Englishand Philosophy, and went to get a masters from theUniversity of Oxford (2016) as a Rhodes Scholar.