Visiting Writers Series

The Millsaps Visiting Writers Series brings to campus outstanding writers from a broad spectrum of experience and style. Each visit features a public reading or lecture and some will also include a craft talk.

Recent visitors include Angela Ball, Jennifer Chang, Stephen Cushman, Ralph Eubanks, Nathan Englander, Beth Henley, Steve Kistulentz, Kiese Laymon, Alice McDermott, Jerome McGann, Margaret McMullan, Greg Miller, Robert Pinsky, Claudia Rankine, George Saunders, Katy Smith, Richard Tillinghast, Natasha Trethewey, and Rosanna Warren.

All events are free and open to the public.

Upcoming Events

Wendensday, April 3, 2019, 5:30pm

Authors Charlie Braxton and C. Liegh McInnis

Coffee Prose

Distinguished Jackson poets Charlie Braxton and C. Liegh McInnis will read from their recent work as part of the Millsaps Visiting Writers Series.

Reception to follow.

Contact: Michael Pickard