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Mississippi Arts Hour – the Best of the Governor’s Arts Awards
February 6 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
The list of past recipients of the Governor’s Arts Awards reads like a who’s who of the arts in Mississippi over the past 30 years. In advance of the 2022 ceremony, taking place Thursday, February 10 in Jackson, we’ll play some of the most memorable performances and speeches from the past several years. We’ll hear from folklorist Bill Ferris, author Jesmyn Ward, actor Tonea Stewart, singer/songwriter Steve Forbert, bluesman James Cotton, and many more. Listen at 5 p.m. on MPB Think Radio and join us for the 2022 Governor’s Arts Awards Thursday, February 10 at the Two Mississippi Museums.