Lemuria Books To Host Panel with Welty Experts Discussing One Writer’s Beginnings November 5 on Facebook LIVE

Jackson’s Lemuria Books will host a Facebook LIVE event at 12 noon CST on Thursday, November 5, featuring three of the most knowledgeable persons on Eudora Welty and her life and literature. Welty’s niece, Mary Alice Welty White, and Welty biographers Suzanne Marrs and Carolyn Brown will discuss One Writer’s Beginnings, Welty’s memoir and the […] Read more »

Welty’s Niece, Foundation National Advisory Board Members To Be Featured on Politics and Prose Bookstore Virtual Panel November 9

Eudora Welty’s memoir, One Writer’s Beginnings, with a new introduction by Pulitzer Prize-winning poet Natasha Trethewey, will be the subject of a dynamic panel discussion on Monday, November 9 at 7 – 8 p.m. CST sponsored by Politics and Prose Bookstore in Washington, D. C. Panelists will discuss what Welty means to them personally and professionally […] Read more »

Pressed Flower Workshop in Welty Garden with Marsha Cannon Set for October 12

  Master floral designer and faithful Cereus Weeder Marsha Cannon will conduct another one of her popular pressed flower workshops on Monday, October 12, from 10 a.m. until noon in the Welty Garden.  Participants will learn how to harvest and press flowers and foliage.  Besides inspiration and creative ideas, participants will leave with flowers for their […] Read more »

Coronavirus Alters Welty Foundation Activities, Prompts Rescheduling and Virtual Events

As we head into fall, this is a good time to reflect on the impact of Covid-19 mitigation on Eudora Welty Foundation activities and to look forward to some upcoming functions. Most events hosted annually by the Foundation as well as those sponsored by the Foundation in collaboration with the Welty House and Garden, Millsaps College, […] Read more »