Public Invited To Author Angie Thomas’ Keynote Address for McMullan Young Writers Workshop July 15 at Millsaps

Angie Thomas, New York Times #1 Best Selling author and a native and resident of Jackson, Mississippi, will offer the keynote address for the McMullan Young Writers Workshop at Millsaps College. The program will be at 7 p.m. on Monday, July 15, and will be in the Recital Hall of the Gertrude C. Ford Academic […] Read more »

Second Writers Trail Marker To Honor Poet and Novelist Margaret Walker July 8

On Monday, July 8, you are cordially invited to the unveiling of the second marker on the Mississippi Writers Trail. It honors Margaret Walker (1915-1998), the noted author of Jubilee, For My People, and other lauded works.  The marker will be dedicated at 11:30 a.m. at Ayer Hall, the home of the Margaret Walker Center, on […] Read more »