Mississippi Arts Hour – Kiese Laymon

This Sunday on Mississippi Arts Hour, Sarah talks with award-winning author Kiese Laymon. The two talk about their home state, Laymon’s newly revised and repackaged book “Long Division.” This Sunday at 5 p.m. on MPB Think Radio.

Mississippi Arts Hour – Annette Trefzer

This Sunday on the Mississippi Arts Hour, Lauren Rhoades talks with Annette Trefzer, professor of literature at The University of Mississippi and author of the new book Exposing Mississippi: Eudora Welty’s Photographic Reflections. They discuss Eudora Welty’s work as a photographer and Annette’s fascinating research in the Mississippi Department of Archives and History Welty Collection. 

Mississippi Arts Hour with Patrick O’Connor

This week, Mississippi Arts Commission Executive Director, Sarah Story, speaks with award-winning writer/director Patrick O’Connor. His most recent film about the battle over the Mississippi state flag, Look Away, Look Away, won the 2022 Erik Barnouw Award for outstanding documentary dealing with American History from the Organization of American Historians.