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August

August 05, 2015

Wednesday, August 5, noon–1 p.m. at the William F. Winter Archives and History Building. As part of the History Is Lunch series, author Akinyele Umoja will discuss his book, We Will Shoot Back: Armed Resistance in the Mississippi Freedom Movement. Umoja is the chair of the Department of African-American Studies at Georgia State University. For more information email info@mdah.state.ms.us or call 601-576-6998.

August 12, 2015

Wednesday, August 12, noon–1 p.m. at the William F. Winter Archives and History Building. As part of the History Is Lunch series, journalist and author Barbara Gauntt will discuss her book Samuel M. Gore: Blessed with Tired Hands. For more information email info@mdah.state.ms.us or call 601-576-6998.

August 26, 2015

Wednesday, August 12, noon–1 p.m. at the Old Capitol Museum. As part of the History Is Lunch series, former Mississippi Governor and RNC chairman Haley Barbour will discuss his book America’s Great Storm: Leading through Hurricane Katrina. For more information email info@mdah.state.ms.us or call 601-576-6998.