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Mississippi Arts Commission grant helped fund Faulkner Literary Fest, currently under way for 2022

September 5, 2022


Mississippi Arts Commission makes a big impact in the New Albany community's literary-focused festivals, work shops and discussions. Activities... (Read more)

NEMiss.News Harrison Scott Key

Harrison Scott Key, a Thurber Award winner who loves to get everyone laughing, is Faulkner Literary Luncheon speaker.

September 1, 2022


Harrison Scott Key, reared in Mississippi and winner of the Thurber Award for humor, is this year's Faulkner Literary... (Read more)

NEMiss.News Robert Johnson triptych

Mixed media portraits made from rubble, plus award winning photos opening Sept. 8

August 28, 2022


A unique mixed media exhibit focused on the Mississippi Blues and the preservation of its artifacts opens September 8, 2022,... (Read more)

New Albany MS museum photo contest

Museum Photography Contest: “Take a Hike in Yoknapatawpha”

April 15, 2019

Jill Smith

“Take a Hike in Yoknapatawpha” is the theme of the photography contest and exhibit coming up this June at the... (Read more)

Faulkner art exhibit

Faulkner, Folk Art & More Exhibit opens Friday 9/28

September 26, 2018


The Faulkner Folk Art and More Exhibit opens at the Union County Heritage Museum Friday, September 28th, from 5:30 –... (Read more)

Author who “gets” Mississippi featured at Faulkner Awards Luncheon

September 26, 2018


An outsider, an Englishman no less, who really “gets it” about Mississippi will speak at the annual Faulkner Literary Luncheon,... (Read more)

Faulkner Literary Fest Luncheon

Faulkner Luncheon features Dispatches from Pluto author Richard Grant

September 25, 2018


The annual Faulkner Literary Luncheon will be held Friday, September 28, noon, at the First United Methodist Church Fellowship Hall... (Read more)

Rowan Oak

September Museum Moments to feature Faulkner’s home, Rowan Oak

September 14, 2018


On September 20, 2018, Brothers Cham and Ike Trotter will share stories and letters from the book Rowan Oak: A... (Read more)

Faulkner’s “Soldier’s Pay” to be topic of September Luncheon with Books

September 5, 2018


Friends of the Library sponsored Luncheon with Books will be held Tuesday, September 18, at the Jennie Stephens Smith Library... (Read more)

museum moments

Museum Moments program to explore Japanese bond with Faulkner

August 13, 2018


Japan invited William Faulkner to visit and lecture in 1955 after the writer won the Nobel Prize for Literature in... (Read more)

EXCEL students contributed original works to Faulkner event

September 29, 2017


 Fourth grade EXCEL Ninabeth Capaning’s fourth grade EXCEL class at New Albany Elementary School has been participating in a unit... (Read more)

Big Woods

Faulkner book to be topic of Luncheon with Books

September 8, 2017


As an event of the William Faulkner Literary Fest, Luncheon with Books at the Jennie Stephens Smith Library Tuesday, September 19,... (Read more)

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