Margaret Walker’s Jubilee To Be Explored at Welty House and Garden Virtual Book Club beginning August 11

Margaret Walker’s acclaimed novel Jubilee will be the focus of the Welty House and Garden’s second Virtual Book Club #weltyathome beginning Tuesday, August 11. The class will be held from 12 noon until 1:00 p.m. CST for three consecutive Tuesdays.  The Zoom class discussion will be led by Dr. Robert Luckett, associate professor of history, civil rights historian, […] Read more »

News Flash! Sign Up NOW for Welty On-Line Class with Suzanne Marrs and Michael Pickard Beginning July 13

It’s not too late to sign up for Welty and the House of Fiction, an on-line course about Eudora Welty’s writing, life, and home. Virtual classes, led by Welty scholars Suzanne Marrs and Michael Pickard, will be held Mondays and Wednesdays from 10-11:30 a.m. CDT from July 13-August 10. Offered through Millsaps, the course has […] Read more »

Welty House and Garden To Reopen July 7 with Guidelines for Safe Visitation

The Mississippi Department of Archives and History has announced the reopening of the Eudora Welty House and Garden on Tuesday, July 7, after closure due to Covid-19. New hours are 9 a.m. until 4 p.m. Tuesday through Friday with tours at 9 a.m., 11 a.m., 1 p.m., and 3 p.m. The Welty House is located […] Read more »

New Eudora Welty House and Garden Website Offers Many Resources

For a thorough resource of up-to-date information about the Eudora Welty House and Garden, explore the new website eudoraweltyhouse.com produced by the Mississippi Department of Archives and History. Rich with photographs, the site shares details about learning opportunities from field trips to internships. You will also find out about upcoming events and links to free educational […] Read more »