This week on the Mississippi Arts Hour, Leslie talks with two new MAC staff members, Director of Grants, Lauren Rhoades, and Communications Director, Ellie Banks. Tune in to hear their conversation at 5 p.m. on MPB Think Radio, or subscribe to the podcast through your favorite podcast app.
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.
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.
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.