Teaching the Works of Eudora Welty Panel Discussion Set for February 7

Contributing authors to Teaching the Works of Eudora Welty: Twenty-First Century Approaches will participate in a panel discussion about their experiences, tips, and techniques on Thursday, February 7, from 4:30-6:30 p.m. at the Eudora Welty Education and Visitors Center. Contributor Suzanne Marrs, Millsaps College Emerita Professor of English and former Welty Foundation Scholar-in-Residence, will moderate […] Read more »

Valeria Luiselli To Read From, Discuss “Lost Children Archive” February 14 at Welty Education & Visitors Center

Award-winning author Valeria Luiselli will read from her latest novel, Lost Children Archive, on Thursday, February 14, from 5-7 p.m. at the Eudora Welty Education and Visitors Center. Lemuria Books, partnering with the Welty House and Garden for book events, will be on hand to sell books.  A reception will also be provided.  Luiselli was […] Read more »

Author Mary Miller To Keynote 2019 Scholastic Writing Awards Ceremony April 14

With a deadline of December 13, the 2019 Scholastic Writing Awards entries are being submitted in large numbers from throughout the state, says Sally Birdsall, administrator. Winners will be announced on February 1, and the awards ceremony is scheduled for Sunday, April 14 at the Eudora Welty House and Garden. Mississippi’s Scholastic Program affiliate is […] Read more »

2019 Welty Graduate Research Fellowship Deadline of March 1 Announced

The Eudora Welty Foundation and the Mississippi Department of Archives and History (MDAH) are delighted to announce the 2019 Eudora Welty Research Fellowship to encourage and support research use of the Eudora Welty Collection and related materials at the Mississippi Department of Archives and History by graduate students. This competitive fellowship of $2,000 will be […] Read more »