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Ed Meek’s “RIOT” photos at Overby Center Wednesday

Posted on: September 29th, 2015 by ewrobins

Riot Poster 9.30.15On Wednesday, Sept. 30 — the 53rd anniversary of the Ole Miss riot – Ed Meek will be on hand at the Overby Center for Southern Journalism and Politics for a PowerPoint display of photographs from his album, “RIOT,” and, with former Gov. William Winter and Overby Fellow Curtis Wilkie, discuss the night that altered the history of the University of Mississippi.

The event, which will begin at 5 p.m. in the Overby Center Auditorium, is free and open to the public. A reception will follow the program.