“60: A Year of Sports, Race and Politics”

“60: A Year of Sports, Race and Politics”

This event features former Ole Miss Chancellor Robert Khayat who will discuss his latest book, “60: A Year of Sports, Race and Politics.” The promotion about the book says it is “a story of the year that changed everything for a nation, our culture and a young man from Mississippi.” Khayat, one of the most legendary figures to graduate from Ole Miss, retired as chancellor in 2009.

About the Overby Center for Southern Journalism and Politics

The Overby Center features programs, multimedia displays and writings which examine the complex relationships between the media and politicians - past, present and future. We pay special attention to Southern perspectives.

555 Grove Loop, Suite 247
University, MS 38677
Phone: 662-915-1692 | Fax: 662-915-1721
E-mail: overbycenter@olemiss.edu