‘Becoming Jane’ Set for Friday, September 29, in Austen Mini-Film Series

Bring your own chairs and refreshments and join us on the lawn of the Eudora Welty House and Garden on Friday, September 29, for our second installment in this fall’s Jane Austen Mini-Film Series. Special thanks to our partners, the Jane Austen Society of North America Mississippi Chapter and Crossroads Film Festival, with funding support from the […] Read more »

Poets Pinsky and Miller To Open Millsaps Visiting Writers Series September 14

We hope to see you at the school year’s first Millsaps English Department Visiting Writers Series program on Thursday, September 14, at 5:30 p.m. in Room 215 of the Gertrude C. Ford Academic Complex. Former U. S. Poet Laureate Robert Pinsky and Millsaps English Professor Emeritus Greg Miller will read from their recent work. Free and open to […] Read more »

Mississippi Book Festival August 19 To Feature Welty Workshop, Welty Friends

The 2017 Mississippi Book Festival will host an array of literary talent on Saturday, August 19, from 9 a.m.-5 p.m. at the New Capitol and Galloway Memorial United Methodist Church in Jackson. As authors, readers, publishers, and book sellers converge, Welty scholars and friends will play prominent roles. A panel discussion on Eudora Welty’s Legacy […] Read more »