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Faulkner Literary Luncheon

Faulkner Literary Competition 2019 award winners

September 30, 2019 // 0 Comments

Writers from eight states and one foreign country were honored Thursday, Sept, 26, at the 23rd annual Faulkner Literary Luncheon in New Albany. Joseph Crespino, Jimmy Carter Professor of History at Emory University in Atlanta, spoke about his book, “Atticus Finch.” The Faulkner Literary Awards were first [More]

Tallahatchie Riverfest map & events

September 26, 2019 // 0 Comments

Thursday September 26th events: 12 Noon: Union County Heritage Museum’s Annual Faulkner Literary Luncheon. Literary contest awards will be distributed. Guest speaker is historian Joe Crespino, author of Atticus Finch.  First United Methodist Church. 5PM: An Evening of Blues in the Faulkner Garden at Union [More]

2019 Tallahatchie Riverfest: events and performers

September 13, 2019 // 0 Comments

The 2019 Tallahatchie Riverfest is around the corner, and its committee has been busy planning a weekend of fun. Thursday, September 26th kicks off with the Union County Heritage Museum’s Faulkner Literary Luncheon. This year’s guest speaker is Joe Crespino, historian and author of ATTICUS FINCH. Later, the New [More]

Author who “gets” Mississippi featured at Faulkner Awards Luncheon

September 26, 2018 // 0 Comments

An outsider, an Englishman no less, who really “gets it” about Mississippi will speak at the annual Faulkner Literary Luncheon, Thursday, September 28. Richard Grant, author of the non-fiction best seller, Dispatches From Pluto, Lost and Found in the Mississippi Delta, is one of those rare individuals, [More]

Faulkner Luncheon features Dispatches from Pluto author Richard Grant

September 25, 2018 // 0 Comments

Author Richard Grant is the featured speaker for the 2018 Faulkner Awards Luncheon. The annual Faulkner Literary Luncheon will be held Friday, September 28, noon, at the First United Methodist Church Fellowship Hall in New Albany. Guest speaker will be Richard Grant, author of the book Dispatches from Pluto. The [More]