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Southern Miss, Pearl River CC Honor Veterans with Unique “Telling Project”

Honor Veterans with Unique “Telling Project” Honor Veterans with Unique “Telling Project”
HATTIESBURG, MS (WDAM) -

This is a news release from the University of Southern Mississippi.

The University of Southern Mississippi and Pearl River Community College, in conjunction with the Mississippi Humanities Council (MHC), are partnering with The Telling Project to present “Telling: South Mississippi” in Hattiesburg, Poplarville and Long Beach this month. The Telling Project works with veterans and military family members across the country to create and present the voices of veterans, providing a unique perspective of the military, veterans’ experiences and history.

“Telling: South Mississippi” will open Wednesday, Nov. 11 at 7:30 p.m. in Hartwig Theatre on the Southern Miss Hattiesburg campus. Additional performances at this venue are set for Nov. 21 at 7:30 p.m. and Nov. 22 at noon. On Nov. 12 at 7:30 p.m., Pearl River Community College in Poplarville will host a performance in the Brownstone Center. The Southern Miss Gulf Park campus in Long Beach will present performances on Nov. 13 at 7:30 p.m. and Nov. 14 at noon, with both events to be held in the Fleming Education Center Auditorium.

CONTACT: Jenny Tate, Gulf Park Campus Communication Officer, 228.865.4574

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