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Department of English
University of Mississippi

Inaugural Howry Lecture in Faulkner Studies

The Inaugural Howry Lecture in Faulkner Studies is now a virtual event. For more information, please scan the QR code. The inaugural Howry Lecturer is Professor Barbara Ladd of Emory University.  Professor Ladd is an internationally recognized expert on the literature and culture of the American South, and Faulkner’s work has figured prominently in the […]


Broken English Reading Series

Broken English Reading Series October 29, 2021 Upper-Level of Trustmark Building on the Square. Free parking in the parking garage and parking lot. Enter through the door on the left of main entrance, go up the stairs to the venue. EVENT POSTER Featuring: Poetry by Marina Greenfeld, fiction by Di Bei, and moderated by Maggie […]


Broken English Reading Series

Broken English Reading Series September 24, 2021 Upper-Level of Trustmark Building on the Square. Free parking in the parking garage and parking lot. Enter through the door on the left of main entrance, go up the stairs to the venue. EVENT POSTER Featuring Poetry by Lenna Mendoza, Fiction by Alida Reyes, and moderated by Joshua […]


Broken English Reading Series

Broken English Reading Series September 10, 2021 Upper-Level of Trustmark Building on the Square. Free parking in the parking garage and parking lot. Enter through the door on the left of main entrance, go up the stairs to the venue. Event Poster Featuring Poetry by Jacob Montalvo-Santiago, Fiction by Vinh Hoang, and Moderated by Michael […]


Janisse Ray Lecture, “Coming Home to the Wild”

Janisse Ray Lecture “Coming Home to the Wild” to be held in Bondurant Auditorium on the University of Mississippi Campus. Author Biography: The writings of Janisse Ray exalt and defend the wild areas of America, most especially her native south Georgia—its forests, swamps and rivers. A naturalist, poet and essayist, Ray combines lyrical passion and […]