5:00 pm International Affairs MA/MA Live Webinar Info Session 3 @ online
International Affairs MA/MA Live Webinar Info Session 3 @ online
Apr 20 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Learn more about the Studley Graduate Program in International Affairs (MA/MS) program, the curriculum, admission requirements, alumni, and scholarship and financial aid opportunities.
6:30 pm Dirt and Deeds in Mississippi: A Film Screening on Black Farmers’ Rights
Dirt and Deeds in Mississippi: A Film Screening on Black Farmers’ Rights
Apr 20 @ 6:30 pm – 7:59 pm
Dirt and Deeds In Mississippi uncovers the largely unknown and pivotal role played by Black landowning families in the deep South who controlled over a million acres in the 1960s. They were prepared to put their land and their lives on the line in the fight for racial equality and the right to vote in America’s most segregated and violently racist state. In the face of escalating terror, Black landowners and independent farmers provided safe havens, collateral for jail bonds, armed protection and locations for Freedom Schools. They were often the first to attempt to register to vote and run for public office. Dirt and Deeds in Mississippi reveals the extraordinary story of a Delta community called Mileston in which[...]