Monthly Archives for August 2009

Mississippi Blues Trail Honors Otha Turner

Date posted: August 29, 2009

On Saturday, August 29, a Mississippi Blues Trail marker was dedicated in downtown Como in honor of the late fife and drum musician Otha Turner. The ceremony included performances by Jimbo Mathus, Mark Massey, and the Rising Star Fife and …

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ACE Caribbean Repatriation Program Featured at SAA in Austin, Texas

Date posted: August 15, 2009

ACE’s Archivist and Dissemination Coordinator, Bertram Lyons, represented ACE at the Society of American Archivists Annual Conference in Austin, Texas. Lyons, who chaired the session entitled, “Lest We Forget – Lest We Forget! Sustaining Memory in Postcolonial Archives”, delivered the paper, …

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