Overby Center Events

Fall 2021

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18
Nov

A Discussion with Terry Mattingly About Religion, Politics, and Covid-19

5:30 PM
Overby Auditorium
This event features a discussion about religion, politics and Covid, led by Overby Center fellow Terry Mattingly. One of the most knowledgeable religion reporters in the country, Mattingly writes a weekly column about religion and produces a weekly podcast about religion and the media.   Event Panelists:   Ryan Burge In The Nones: Where They Came From, Who They Are, and Where They Are Going, Burge provides a nuanced description of the increasing number of Americans who say that they have no religious affiliation. […]

Past Events

Spring 2020

. 2020

18
Feb

A Conversation on the Intersection of Religion and Politics

Overby Center
Two nationally known journalists who specialize in the coverage of religion were at the Overby Center for Southern Journalism and Politics on Tuesday, Feb. 18, at 5:30 p.m. to discuss religion and the 2020 election. The journalists are Terry Mattingly, a senior fellow at the center and editor of the daily blog GetReligion.org, and Richard Ostling, a former chief religion writer for The Associated Press and a former senior correspondent for Time Magazine.
26
Feb

Robert Penn Warren: A Vision

Award-winning filmmaker Tom Thurman was the Overby Center on Wednesday for a screening of his documentary “Robert Penn Warren: A Vision.” Thurman, who has produced and directed 36 documentaries on art, film, music, sports and literary figures, discussed his work with Joe Atkins, a professor in the university’s School of Journalism and New Media.
24
Aug

Journalism & Democracy in Crisis

5:30 pm
Overby Center
Veteran journalist Geneva Overholser, who led the Des Moines Register to the Pulitzer Prize for Public Service during her seven years as its top editor, was at the Overby Center on Wednesday to discuss “Journalism and Democracy in Crisis.”

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. 2017

19
Oct

Remembering the Winters

5:30 PM
Overby Auditorium
We will be remembering William and Elise Winter, both outstanding Mississippians and both graduates of Ole Miss. The program will be led by David Crews, former press secretary for Gov. Winter. Crews will have a conversation about the Winters with three longtime friends of the Winters, Reuben Anderson, JoAnne Prichard Morris and John Henegan.
18
Nov

A Discussion with Terry Mattingly About Religion, Politics, and Covid-19

5:30 PM
Overby Auditorium
This event features a discussion about religion, politics and Covid, led by Overby Center fellow Terry Mattingly. One of the most knowledgeable religion reporters in the country, Mattingly writes a weekly column about religion and produces a weekly podcast about religion and the media.   Event Panelists:   Ryan Burge In The Nones: Where They Came From, Who They Are, and Where They Are Going, Burge provides a nuanced description of the increasing number of Americans who say that they have no religious affiliation. […]

. 2017

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