Eudora Welty Graduate Research Fellowship Application Deadline Set February 28, 2020

The Eudora Welty Foundation and the Mississippi Department of Archives and History (MDAH) are pleased to invite graduate students to apply for the Eudora Welty Research Fellowship for use of the Welty Collection and related materials at MDAH. The deadline for application is February 28, 2020. This competitive fellowship of $2,000 is offered for research […] Read more »

Christmas By Candlelight Tours and Festivities at Welty House Coming Friday, December 6

Don’t miss the holiday season’s beloved tradition — the annual Christmas by Candlelight Tour of the Eudora Welty House and Garden on Friday, December 6, from 4:30 – 8 p.m., free and open to the public.   In the Welty Education and Visitors Center next door there will be hot cider and Mrs. Mosal’s fruitcake, […] Read more »

Millsaps Visiting Writers Series To Feature Civil Rights Reparations Story November 13 at Coffee Prose

Author Ken Woodley will present from his new book, A Road to Healing: A Civil Rights Reparations Story in Prince Edward County, Virginia, at 6:30 pm on Wednesday, November 13, at Coffee Prose, across from the Millsaps College campus at 1619 N. West Street. Woodley will be joined by E. Ralph Eubanks, member of the Eudora […] Read more »

Cassandra King Conroy To Discuss Her Latest Memoir at Welty Education and Visitors Center November 1

New York Times bestselling author Cassandra King Conroy will discuss her latest memoir, Tell Me a Story, on Friday, November 1, at the Eudora Welty Education and Visitors Center. Co-sponsored by Lemuria Books, signing will start at 5:00 p.m. with presentation and a reception to follow. The event is free and open to the public. The […] Read more »