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SouthTalks: Always in Season

Lectures: Filmmaker Jacqueline Olive will discuss her film, Always in Season, its themes and representation in the industry, & take questions.

Thu
12
Nov
7:00 PM Nov. 12, 2020
Virtual/Online
Open to the public
Registration Required
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Jacqueline Olive presents “Always in Season” at 7 p.m. on Thursday, Nov. 12 as part of the Visiting Documentarians Series.

Here is the link to the free tickets for “Always in Season.” 

Jacqueline Olive

Olive is an independent filmmaker and immersive media producer with fifteen years of experience in journalism and film. Always in Season, her debut feature documentary, explores the lingering impact of more than a century of lynching and connects this form of racial terrorism with racial violence today. The film follows Claudia Lacy as she moves from paralyzing grief to leading the fight for justice for her son, Lennon Lacy, who was found hanging from a swing set in rural North Carolina in 2014. As the film unfolds, Lennon’s case—and the suspicions surrounding it—intersect with stories of other communities committed to breaking the silence of their own recent histories and leading the way to justice. Olive will discuss the film, its themes and representation in the industry as well as take questions from viewers. 

This virtual event is cosponsored by the Oxford Film Festival.

SouthTalks is a series of events (including lectures, performances, film screenings, and panel discussions) that explores the interdisciplinary nature of Southern Studies. As a result of the current health crisis, all events will be virtual, free, and accessible on the Center’s YouTube channel. Visit the Center’s website for up-to-date information about all Center events. Registration will be required for all events. 

 

For assistance related to a disability, contact Afton Thomas: amthoma4@olemiss.edu |

Event posted by: cssc@olemiss.edu