Exhibit on Taiwan Opens Sept. 1

HATTIESBURG, MS (THE UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHERN MISSISSIPPI) – A reception is set for Wednesday, Sept. 1 from 3-5 p.m. in the gallery of Cook Library on The University of Southern Mississippi's Hattiesburg campus for the opening of a new exhibit on Taiwan titled "A Look at Taiwan."

The exhibit will feature images and artifacts that provide a better understanding of the life and culture of Taiwan, including photographs and unique artifacts such as a warrior costume, bamboo baskets and an original oil cloth umbrella, among other items.

The exhibit runs through Sunday, Sept. 26. Admission is free. For more information, contact University Archivist Diane Ross at diane.ross@usm.edu or call 601.266.5592.

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