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Lemuria’s Cereus Readers Book Club Features Welty Readings

Lemuria, Jackson’s independent book store, has begun a book club devoted to Welty and invites the public to participate. The group meets monthly from 12 noon – 1 p.m. in the dot.com building adjacent to Banner Hall. The March 28 and April 25 gatherings will feature parts 1 and 2 of The Golden Apples. See […] Read more »

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Stanford Actors To Bring Welty Stories to Mississippi Stages March 26-28

Three exceptional actors from Stanford University will bring Eudora Welty stories to life through staged interpretations March 26-28 in Jackson, Meridian, and Alcorn State, Mississippi. Courtney Walsh will present “Why I Live at the P. O.”; Angela Farr Schiller will present “A Worn Path”; and Rush Rehm will enact “Where Is the Voice Coming From?” […] Read more »

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Welty Graduate Research Fellowship Applications Sought

The 2013 application process for the Eudora Welty Research Fellowship for graduate student work in the Welty Collection and other materials at the Mississippi Department of Archives and History is now under way. The stipend has been increased to $2000 to cover expenses associated with a two-week minimum stay in Jackson. Applications are due by […] Read more »