Remembering Julia Reed, Welty Foundation National Advisory Board Member, Who Died Friday, August 28

Julia Reed—author, editor, and raconteur—died of cancer Friday, August 28. She was a charismatic member of the Eudora Welty Foundation National Advisory Board and is shown above with Holmes Adams, Welty Foundation Board of Directors chairman. A tribute to her by historian and author Jon Meacham may be found at this link from Garden and […] Read more »

Margaret Walker’s Jubilee To Be Explored at Welty House and Garden Virtual Book Club beginning August 11

Margaret Walker’s acclaimed novel Jubilee will be the focus of the Welty House and Garden’s second Virtual Book Club #weltyathome beginning Tuesday, August 11. The class will be held from 12 noon until 1:00 p.m. CST for three consecutive Tuesdays.  The Zoom class discussion will be led by Dr. Robert Luckett, associate professor of history, civil rights historian, […] Read more »