Mississippi Bicentennial

  On December 10, 1817, Mississippi was officially recognized as the 20th state in the United States of America. In 2017 the state will have the unique opportunity to celebrate the 200th anniversary of Mississippi’s statehood with a reflection on Mississippi’s history and culture. Through regional bicentennial celebrations and coordinated local events, Mississippi will spend … Continued

Cleveland Gallery to Host Photo Exhibit “Eudora Welty: 27 Portraits”

The Wiljax Gallery for Southern Photography has finalized plans with the Eudora Welty Foundation to host an exhibit of Welty’s photographs from the 1930’s and 40’s.  The show will run from Thursday, September 12 until Friday, October 25.  An opening reception is planned for the 12th from 6-9PM.  It is free and open to the … Continued