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Dr. Eagles received his undergraduate degree from Presbyterian College, and his M.A. and Ph.D. from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. As a member of the history faculty at the University of Mississippi, he is a specialist in 20th Century U.S. history since 1983, and holds the title William F. Winter Professor of History. Several of his books deal with the Civil Rights Movement, including the winner of the 1993 Lillian Smith Award in non-fiction, Outside Agitator: Jon Daniels and the Civil Rights Movement in Alabama. His latest book, The Price of Defiance: James Meredith and the Integration of Ole Miss, will be the subject of our symposium

Charles Eagles Ole Miss

Charles Eagles Ole Miss

James Meredith Ole Mis

Statue of James Meredith at Ole Miss