General Blount Lecture & Reception

General Blount Lecture & Reception

March 6, 2017 - 6:00pm
Where: 
Liberal Arts Building 101
Price: 
Free and open to the public
Contact:
Kenneth Swope Kenneth.Swope@usm.edu 601-266-4333

On Monday, March 6 at 6 p.m., Dr. Kenneth Swope, professor of history, Senior Fellow in the Dale Center and the 2015-2017 General Buford “Buff” Blount Professor of Military History, will give the biennial General Buford Blount Lecture. An expert of Asian history, he will be speaking on "Confucian PTSD: The Rhetoric of Catastrophe in Late Imperial China.” This free lecture is open to the public and being held on the Hattiesburg campus of Southern Miss in the Liberal Arts Building, room 101. A reception will follow the event in the lobby of the Liberal Arts Building.