The Eudora Welty Writer’s Symposium kicks off this week, as writers from around the country come to the university.
The Eudora Welty Writers’ Symposium begins Thursday.
Louisiana native Tim Parrish will present the keynote reading for the 26th annual Eudora Welty Writers’ Symposium.
On Friday afternoon, Jan. 31, authors Matthew Guinn of Jackson and Michael Piafsky of Mobile, La., will share the stage at 929 Coffee Bar in Starkville, where they will read from and discuss their celebrated debut novels. The event at 106 E. Main St. begins at 4 p.m.
Esteemed Southern writer Ellen Gilchrist will give the keynote reading for the 25th annual Eudora Welty Writers’ Symposium, held Oct. 24-26 on the Mississippi University
Michael Farris Smith sat at a table in the W Room at the Mississippi University for Women student center Tuesday, busily signing copies of his book, “Rivers,” as avid readers, MUW officials and students milled about, some standing in line waiting to have their books signed, others mingling over hors d’oeuvres, punch and wine as singer/guitarist Paul Brady provided a musical backdrop.