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Grants Process

Mississippi Arts Commission invests in our state’s makers through a variety of grant programs supporting nonprofit organizations, educational institutions, and individual artists. Are you an organization or a professional artist looking to fund your project?

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Jul 10

Mississippi Arts Hour with Stephen "5th Child" Brown

This Sunday on the Mississippi Arts Hour, Leslie talks with music creator and curator, Stephen Brown (also known as 5th Child), about how growing up in Jackson inspired him as a hip-hop artist. He also discusses his work as a mentor to students and young artists, his brand new music, and exciting upcoming projects. Listen this Sunday at 5 p.m. on MPB Think Radio. The show is also available on major podcasting platforms.

Jul 3

Mississippi Arts Hour with Chris Offutt

This Sunday on the Mississippi Arts Hour, Larry visits with Oxford-based author Chris Offutt about his new book, “Shifty’s Boys.” It’s the second in a series of books that follows Mick Hardin, a veteran of the war in Iraq and an expert woodsman, as he solves a murder in rural eastern Kentucky. They also talk about Offutt’s longtime love of photography. Listen this Sunday at 5 p.m. on MPB Think Radio. The show is also available on major podcasting platforms.

Jun 26

Mississippi Arts Hour with Charles Williams and Calvin Phelps

This Sunday on the Mississippi Arts Hour, Sarah talks with Charles Williams, a contemporary visual artist from Georgetown, South Carolina and Calvin Phelps, the founder and director of the Pike School of Art in McComb, Miss. Charles worked with Calvin and the community of McComb to create a new album with sounds and interviews from the town. Listen this Sunday at 5 p.m. on MPB Think Radio. The show is also available on major podcasting platforms.

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