- Date(s): Thu, May 5
- Time: 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
- Website: http://mshumanities.org/event/reflecting-mississippi-with-jesmyn-ward/
In honor of the Mississippi Humanities Council’s (MHC) 50th anniversary, acclaimed writer Jesmyn Ward will deliver a keynote address on the theme of “Reflecting Mississippi.” After her presentation, MHC board member Dr. Ebony Lumumba, chair of the English Department at Jackson State University, will engage Ward in a conversation about how she represents Mississippi in her work.
The event will be held at Galloway United Methodist Church at 305 N Congress Street in Downtown Jackson, and is free and open to the public.