Upcoming Programs Feature W. Ralph Eubanks Discussing His New Book, A Place Like Mississippi

Author W. Ralph Eubanks will be featured in several virtual events in the coming days discussing his new book, A Place Like Mississippi: A Journey Through a Real and Imagined Landscapes. The book is a tour of real and imagined places that have inspired Mississippi’s authors. On Monday, March 22, from 7-8 p.m. CDT, he […] Read more »

Michael Pickard To Deliver “Welty and the Digital Future” Lecture March 10

Dr. Michael Pickard, English professor at Millsaps College, will discuss “Eudora Welty’s Digital Future: Some New Directions” Wednesday March 10 at 7 p.m. in a virtual lecture. To view, copy and paste this into your browser: https://bit.ly/3prbgah Pickard, Millsaps College class of 2004, is an assistant professor of English and Creative Writing at Millsaps College. […] Read more »

The Bride of the Innisfallen Stories Subject of Welty At Home Book Club Beginning March 29

The popular Welty at Home Book Club will begin its next virtual gathering on Monday, March 29, as we read and discuss the stories in The Bride of the Innisfallen in our 12 noon-1 p.m. CST weekly Zoom gatherings. Noted Welty biographer Suzanne Marrs, Welty Foundation Scholar in Residence and Emerita Professor of English at […] Read more »

2021 Scholastic Writing Award Winners Invited To Send Photos for Welty Foundation Website Gallery

Although the Eudora Welty Foundation and Welty House and Garden are unable to have a Scholastic Writing Awards ceremony this year in keeping with safety precautions regarding the Coronavirus, we are pleased to share photos of the 2021 awards winners here. Schools and individual winners are invited to send digital photos to Sally Birdsall, administrator […] Read more »