Welty at her first public book signing at Lemuria Books in 1980.

Lemuria Books is featuring a series of personal stories about Eudora Welty on its blog with new entries posted regularly. The series, entitled “Knowing Miss Welty,” is running from August through December. Readers who knew Eudora are encouraged to submit a short recollection from personal experience. Those who did not know her are invited to offer reflections on her writing, photography, artwork, or a visit to the Welty House Museum. Photos may also be submitted. Entries should be sent to Lisa Newman at Lemuria. Call 601-366-7619 for details.

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