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2012 Music of the South Symposium

Air date 02/12/12

Each week on the Mississippi Arts hour, you hear an in-depth interview with a creative Mississippian.   This week, Mary Margaret Miller talks to Dr Ted Ownby, Director of the Center for the Study of Southern Culture at the University of Mississippi, and Mark Camarigg, publications manager for Living Blues magazine, about the 2012 Music of the South Symposium.   The Symposium, sponsored by the Center, brings together graduates of the Southern Studies program for a conference and concert.  Ownby and Camarigg talk about the agenda for the symposium and the mission of the Center for the Study of Southern Culture.  This episode also features a number of performances by Southern Studies graduates.


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