Photographer Tema Stauffer To Speak at Welty House & Garden Saturday, October 8

Tema Stauffer, who has produced a series of photographs on the history of Southern literature focused on its writers, will discuss her book Southern Fiction with Lauren Rhoades, former director of the Welty House & Garden, on Saturday, October 8, at 4:30 p.m. on the front lawn of the Welty House. The discussion will be […] Read more »

Austen’s Pride and Prejudice Picked For Welty-At-Home Book Starting September 11

Jane Austen’s Pride and Prejudice will be read and discussed by participants in the Welty-at-Home Book Club on Mondays at 12 noon CST September 12 through November 7. Join us for this 8-week encounter with discussion led by Welty biographer and friend Suzanne Marrs, professor emerita of Millsaps College, and Susan Allen Ford, editor of […] Read more »

Ron Rash To Present Bettye Jolly Lecture September 22 at Eudora Welty House & Garden

Noted novelist and poet Ron Rash will deliver the 6th Bettye Jolly Lecture in the Camellia Room at the Eudora Welty House & Garden on Thursday, September 22, at 4:30 p.m., followed by a reception and book signing in the Visitor Center. His award-winning novel Serena and its novella sequel included in his latest publication […] Read more »

Don’t Miss Mississippi Book Festival 2022 August 20 in and around the Mississippi State Capitol

You are highly encouraged to spend Saturday, August 20, at the Mississippi Book Festival from 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. With over 170 authors and more than 40 panels, there is something of interest for everyone — attractions for readers of all ages. The Eudora Welty Foundation, the Eudora Welty House & Garden, and the […] Read more »