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Dale Center for the Study of War and Society

War & Society Roundtable

The War & Society Roundtable, a joint community and university monthly reading group, has been in existence since 2006.  Sponsored jointly by Southern Miss’s Dale Center for the Study of War & Society and the Library of Hattiesburg, Petal, and Forrest County, the Roundtable focuses on a different war and society book each month of the academic year.  A friendly but spirited discussion about the book is moderated by a History faculty member or graduate student from Southern Miss.  
The Roundtable is a great way for community members, faculty, and students to interact while exploring topics of mutual interest.  Copies of each month’s book—generously provided by the Friends of the Hattiesburg Library—are available for loan at the Hattiesburg Public Library well in advance of each meeting.  The Roundtable is free to the public and is generally held on the second Tuesday of each month during the academic year.  
COVID-19 Notice:

The War and Society Roundtables scheduled for Spring 2022 will continue as a hybrid model. Presenters and attendees will meet in person at the Hattiesburg Library but we will have Zoom available for those interested in remote attendance. Zoom ID: 883 0351 3897, Passcode: society. For more information on Southern Miss’s response to the pandemic, see the Covid-19 webpage at the Provost’s website. 

Thank you all for your patience and understanding during an ever-evolving situation.  And, as always, thank you for your support of the Dale Center for the Study of War & Society. 
See below for latest Roundtable schedule:

Spring 2022 War & Society Roundtable

All meetings will begin at 5:30 p.m. and will be held via in-person and via Zoom. Masks are required for the in person attendance held at the Library of Hattiesburg at 329 Hardy Street. Zoom also available for those interested in remote attendance. Meeting ID: 883 0351 3897, Passcode: society. Books are available for checkout at the circulation desk of the Library of Hattiesburg. For more information regarding the roundtable series, contact the Dale Center at The University of Southern Mississippi at 601.266.5563 or dalecenterFREEMississippi.  We hope to see you at our next meeting!

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