Mississippi

78 Blues: Folksongs and Phonographs in the American South

Aaron Henry: The Fire Ever Burning

Across the Aisle: The Seven-Year Journey of the Historic Montgomery GI Bill

Across the Creek: Faulkner Family Stories

After Removal: The Choctaw in Mississippi

An Alphabet

American Masters of the Mississippi Gulf Coast: George Ohr, Dusti Bongé, Walter Anderson, Richmond Barthé

America's Great Storm: Leading through Hurricane Katrina

And One Was a Priest: The Life and Times of Duncan M. Gray Jr.

Approaching the Magic Hour: Memories of Walter Anderson

Archeology of Mississippi

Arrowheads and Spear Points in the Prehistoric Southeast: A Guide to Understanding Cultural Artifacts

Art in Mississippi, 1720-1980

The Artist's Sketch: A Biography of Painter Kate Freeman Clark

Backseat Quarterback

Barry Hannah: Postmodern Romantic

Barthé: A Life in Sculpture

Beaches, Blood, and Ballots: A Black Doctor's Civil Rights Struggle

Beyond Control: The Mississippi River's New Channel to the Gulf of Mexico

Big Jim Eastland: The Godfather of Mississippi

Birds and Birding on the Mississippi Coast

Birds of Mississippi

Black and White: Cultural Interaction in the Antebellum South

Black Cloud, White Cloud

Black Exodus: The Great Migration from the American South

Blues Traveling: The Holy Sites of Delta Blues, Third Edition

Blues Traveling: The Holy Sites of Delta Blues

Boomerang and Never Die

Brierfield: Plantation Home of Jefferson Davis

Bright Fields: The Mastery of Marie Hull

Bringing the World to Mississippi: The University of Southern Mississippi Symphony Orchestra, 1919-2010

Britain and the American South: From Colonialism to Rock and Roll

Builders of a New South: Merchants, Capital, and the Remaking of Natchez, 1865-1914

Buryin' Daddy: Putting My Lebanese, Catholic, Southern Baptist Childhood to Rest

Canoeing Mississippi

The Capers Papers

Changing Channels: The Civil Rights Case that Transformed Television

Children of the Dark House: Text and Context in Faulkner

Christmas Memories from Mississippi

Christmas Stories from Mississippi

Civil Rights Childhood

Civil Rights Chronicle: Letters from the South

The Civil War in Mississippi: Major Campaigns and Battles

Civil War Leadership and Mexican War Experience

Civil War Mississippi: A Guide

Coming Home to Mississippi

Confederate Industry: Manufacturers and Quartermasters in the Civil War

Conversations with Elizabeth Spencer

Conversations with Ellen Douglas

Conversations with Eudora Welty

Conversations with Larry Brown

Conversations with Richard Ford

Conversations with Richard Wright

Conversations with Shelby Foote

Conversations with Tennessee Williams

Conversations with Walker Percy

Conversations with William Faulkner

"A Cosmos of My Own": Faulkner and Yoknapatawtha, 1980

Count No 'Count: Flashbacks to Faulkner

Count Them One by One: Black Mississippians Fighting for the Right to Vote

Country Churchyards

Country Music Culture: From Hard Times to Heaven

The Courting of Marcus Dupree

Covering for the Bosses: Labor and the Southern Press

Cross the Water Blues: African American Music in Europe

d'Ohrs of Ohr: A Commemoration of the Opening of the Doors of the Ohr-O'Keefe Museum of Art

Dancing with My Father

A Daring Life: A Biography of Eudora Welty

David L. Jordan: From the Mississippi Cotton Fields to the State Senate, A Memoir

Death in the Delta: Uncovering a Mississippi Family Secret

Delta Deep Down

Delta Land

Delta Rainbow: The Irrepressible Betty Bobo Pearson

Dixie Before Disney: 100 Years of Roadside Fun

The Dixie Limited: Writers on William Faulkner and His Influence

Dreaming in Clay on the Coast of Mississippi: Love and Art at Shearwater

Drilling Ahead: The Quest For Oil In the Deep South, 1945-2005

Dunlap

Earl Hooker, Blues Master

Early Escapades

Ed King's Mississippi: Behind the Scenes of Freedom Summer

Ed McGowin, Name Change: One Artist, Twelve Personas, Thirty-five Years

The Egg Bowl: Mississippi State vs. Ole Miss Second Edition

Elvis and Gladys

Emmett Till and the Mississippi Press

Enclave: Vicksburg and Her Plantations, 1863-1870

Escape from Archangel: An American Merchant Seaman at War

Ethnic Heritage in Mississippi

Ethnic Heritage in Mississippi: The Twentieth Century

Eudora Welty as Photographer

Eudora Welty: A Bibliography of Her Work

Eudora Welty: Seeing Black and White

Exploring Coastal Mississippi: A Guide to the Marine Waters and Islands

Falling Through Space: The Journals of Ellen Gilchrist

Faulkner and Film

Faulkner and Formalism: Returns of the Text

Faulkner and Gender

Faulkner and His Contemporaries

Faulkner and Humor

Faulkner and Idealism: Perspectives from Paris

Faulkner and Ideology

Faulkner and Material Culture

Faulkner and Mystery

Faulkner and Popular Culture

Faulkner and Postmodernism

Faulkner and Print Culture

Faulkner and Psychology

Faulkner and Race

Faulkner and Religion

Faulkner and the Artist

Faulkner and the Black Literatures of the Americas

Faulkner and the Craft of Fiction

Faulkner and the Ecology of the South

Faulkner and the Natural World

Faulkner and the Short Story

Faulkner and the Southern Renaissance

Faulkner and War

Faulkner and Welty and the Southern Literary Tradition

Faulkner and Whiteness

Faulkner and Women

Faulkner at 100: Retrospect and Prospect

A Faulkner Chronology

Faulkner in America

Faulkner on the Color Line: The Later Novels

Faulkner: A Biography

Faulkner: Masks and Metaphors

Faulkner's Geographies

Faulkner's Inheritance

Faulkner's Rowan Oak

Faulkner's Sexualities

Fifty Years after Faulkner

The First Story

For Us, the Living

Form and Fantasy: The Block Prints of Walter Anderson

Fortune's Favorite Child: The Uneasy Life of Walter Anderson

The Four Dog Blues Band,: Or How Chester, Boy, Dog in the Fog, and Diva Took the Big City by Storm

Freedom Rider Diary: Smuggled Notes from Parchman Prison

Freedom Walk: Mississippi or Bust

From Midnight To Guntown: True Crime Stories from a Federal Prosecutor in Mississippi

Full Court Press: Mississippi State University, the Press, and the Battle to Integrate College Basketball

Gardening Southern Style

The Geology of Mississippi

George Ohr: Sophisticate and Rube

Global Faulkner

Golden Days: Reminiscences of Alumnae, Mississippi State College for Women

Great Houses of Mississippi

Growing Up in Mississippi

A Guide to Moist-Soil Wetland Plants of the Mississippi Alluvial Valley

Hands in the Till: Embezzlement of Public Monies in Mississippi

The Hardest Deal of All: The Battle Over School Integration in Mississippi, 1870-1980

Haunted Places in the American South

Hazel Brannon Smith: The Female Crusading Scalawag

The Heart of the Story: Eudora Welty's Short Fiction

Highway 51: Mississippi Hill Country

Hiking Mississippi: A Guide to Trails and Natural Areas

A History of the Mississippi Governor's Mansion

Horn of Plenty: Seasons in an Island Wilderness

Hurricane Camille: Monster Storm of the Gulf Coast

Hurricane Katrina: The Mississippi Story

I Am a Craftsman: 40 at 40: Celebrating the 40th Anniversary of the Craftsmen's Guild of Mississippi with 40 of its Exhibiting Members

I Am Because We Are

Illustrations of Epic and Voyage

In the Southern Wild Photographs

The Intelligent Eye, Reality Re-Seen: Recent Paintings by William Baggett

I'm Feeling the Blues Right Now: Blues Tourism and the Mississippi Delta

Jack Cristil: Voice of the MSU Bulldogs, Revised Edition

James Meredith and the Ole Miss Riot: A Soldier's Story

James Z. George: Mississippi's Great Commoner

Jesus and the Sweet Pilgrim Baptist Church

Jimmie Rodgers: The Life and Times of America's Blue Yodeler

Joe T. Patterson and the White South's Dilemma: Evolving Resistance to Black Advancement

Joseph E. Davis: Pioneer Patriarch

Jujitsu for Christ

Juke Joint: Photographs

Kangaroo Hollow

Katrina: Mississippi Women Remember

Kennedy's Blues: African American Blues and Gospel Songs on JFK

La Salle and His Legacy

Ladies of Soul

The Land of Rowan Oak: An Exploration of Faulkner's Natural World

Larry Brown and the Blue-Collar South

Larry Brown: A Writer's Life

Last Barriers: Photographs of Wilderness in the Gulf Islands National Seashore

The Last Resort: Taking the Mississippi Cure

Laugh Track

The Lauren Rogers Museum of Art: Handbook of the Collections

Legend of the Free State of Jones

The Legs Murder Scandal

Let the World Listen Right: The Mississippi Delta Hip-Hop Story

The Light in the Piazza and Other Italian Tales

Light of the Spirit: Portraits of Southern Outsider Artists

Lines Were Drawn: Remembering Court-Ordered Integration at a Mississippi High School

A Literary History of Mississippi

Living in Mississippi: The Life and Times of Evans Harrington

Looking Back Mississippi: Towns and Places

Lost Churches of Mississippi

Lost Landmarks of Mississippi

Lost Mansions of Mississippi

Lost Mansions of Mississippi, Volume II

Lost Plantations of the South

Lotus Among the Magnolias: The Mississippi Chinese

The Magic Carpet and Other Tales

Making Haste Slowly: The Troubled History of Higher Education in Mississippi

Manners and Southern History

Maroon and White: Mississippi State University, 1878-2003

Martha Skelton: Master Quilter of Mississippi

The Measure of Our Days
Writings of William F. Winter

Mississippi Archaeology Q & A

Mississippi Artist: A Self-Portrait

The Mississippi Cookbook

The Mississippi Encyclopedia

Mississippi Eyes: The Story and Photography of the Southern Documentary Project

Mississippi Forests and Forestry

Mississippi Harvest: Lumbering in the Longleaf Pine Belt, 1840--1915

Mississippi Hill Country Blues 1967

Mississippi in Africa: The Saga of the Slaves of Prospect Hill Plantation and Their Legacy in Liberia

Mississippi in the Civil War: The Home Front

Mississippi John Hurt: His Life, His Times, His Blues

Mississippi Liberal: A Biography of Frank E. Smith

Mississippi Politics: The Struggle for Power, 1976-2008, Second Edition

Mississippi Politics
The Struggle for Power, 1976-2006

The Mississippi Public Community and Junior College Story: 1972-2002

The Mississippi Secession Convention: Delegates and Deliberations in Politics and War, 1861-1865

The Mississippi State Sovereignty Commission: Civil Rights and States' Rights

The Mississippi Story

Mississippi Weather and Climate

Mississippi Writers Talking

Mississippi Writers Talking II

Mississippi Writers: An Anthology

Mississippi Writers: Reflections of Childhood and Youth, Vol. I: Fiction

Mississippi Writers: Reflections of Childhood and Youth, Vol. II: Non-fiction

Mississippi Writers: Reflections of Childhood and Youth, Vol. III: Poetry

Mississippi Writers: Reflections of Childhood and Youth, Vol. IV: Drama

Mississippi: A Documentary History

Mississippi: The Closed Society

Mississippi: The Long, Hot Summer

Mississippi: The WPA Guide to the Magnolia State

Mississippians in the Great War: Selected Letters

More Conversations with Eudora Welty

More Conversations with Walker Percy

Morgana: Two Stories from 'The Golden Apples'

Ms. Booth's Garden Photographs

Mule Trader: Ray Lum's Tales of Horses, Mules, and Men

Multiparty Politics in Mississippi, 1877-1902

Must See Mississippi: 50 Favorite Places

My Mississippi

My Triumph over Prejudice: A Memoir

My Two Oxfords

My Two Oxfords

Myself and the World: A Biography of William Faulkner

Nairne's Muskhogean Journals: The 1708 Expedition to the Mississippi River

Native American Place Names in Mississippi

New Delta Rising

The New Great American Writers Cookbook

The Night Travellers

No Place Like Home: A Black Briton's Journey through the American South

Occasions: Selected Writings

Oil in the Deep South: A History of the Oil Business in Mississippi, Alabama, and Florida, 1859-1945

On Island Time: Kayaking the Caribbean

On William Faulkner

On William Hollingsworth, Jr.

One Time, One Place: Mississippi in the Depression: A Snapshot Album

One Writer's Garden: Eudora Welty's Home Place

Operation Pretense: The FBI's Sting on County Corruption in Mississippi

Oraien Catledge: Photographs

Outside the Southern Myth

Paddling the Pascagoula

Panther Tract: Wild Boar Hunting in the Mississippi Delta

Parchman

Passionate Observer: Eudora Welty among Artists of the Thirties

The Past Is Not Dead: Essays from the Southern Quarterly

The Peddler's Grandson: Growing Up Jewish in Mississippi

Pemberton: The General Who Lost Vicksburg

Personal Souths Interviews from the Southern Quarterly

Perspectives on Barry Hannah

Perspectives on Richard Ford

Photographs

The Pilgrim Jubilees

Piney Woods School: An Oral History

A Place Called Mississippi: Collected Narratives

Placing the South

Power, Greed, and Hubris: Judicial Bribery in Mississippi

Prejudice Across America

Preserving the Pascagoula

The Press and Race: Mississippi Journalists Confront the Movement

Promises Kept: The University of Mississippi Medical Center

The Pursuit of a Dream

Reading Faulkner: Absalom, Absalom!

Reading Faulkner: Collected Stories

Reading Faulkner: Light in August

Reading Faulkner: Sanctuary

Reading Faulkner: The Sound and the Fury

Reading Faulkner: The Unvanquished

Red Midnight

Rednecks, Redeemers, and Race: Mississippi after Reconstruction, 1877-1917

Religion in Mississippi

Remaking Dixie: The Impact of World War II on the American South

Reminiscences of an Active Life: The Autobiography of John Roy Lynch

Rencontres sur le Mississipi, 1682-1763

Resorting to Casinos: The Mississippi Gambling Industry

Return to Guntown: Classic Trials of the Outlaws and Rogues of Faulkner Country

The Reverend

Richard Wright: Books and Writers

Richard Wright's Travel Writings: New Reflections

The River of No Return: The Autobiography of a Black Militant and the Life and Death of SNCC

The Road to West 43rd Street

Robbing the Mother: Women in Faulkner

Robert G. Clark's Journey to the House: A Black Politician's Story

Robinson: The Pleasant History of an Unusual Cat

Rock Solid: Southern Miss Football

The Role of Ideas in the Civil Rights South

Sam Myers: The Blues Is My Story

Sanctuaries of Segregation: The Story of the Jackson Church Visit Campaign

A Scottsboro Case in Mississippi: The Supreme Court and Brown v. Mississippi

Shadows and Cypress: Southern Ghost Stories

Sharks, Skates, and Rays of the Gulf of Mexico: A Field Guide

Shelby Foote: A Writer's Life

Shelby Foote: Novelist and Historian

Shifting Interludes: Selected Essays

Shiloh and Corinth: Sentinels of Stone

The Shoe Bird

Sidelines Activist: Charles S. Johnson and the Struggle for Civil Rights

The Sinking of the USS Cairo

The Sixteenth Mississippi Infantry: Civil War Letters and Reminiscences

Slavery and Frontier Mississippi, 1720-1835

Slavery and the American South

So the Heffners Left McComb

Soldier's Son

Some Notes on River Country

Sonny Montgomery: The Veteran's Champion

The Soul of Southern Cooking

Soul of the Man: Bobby "Blue" Bland

The South and Faulkner's Yoknapatawpha: The Actual and the Apocryphal

The South By Its Photographers

Southern Shade: A Plant Selection Guide

Southern Sun: A Plant Selection Guide

Spirit of the Delta: The Art of Carolyn Norris

The State of Health and Health Care in Mississippi

Steamboats and the Cotton Economy: River Trade in the Yazoo-Mississippi Delta

Still Following Percy

Stories from Home

Stories from the Haunted South

Strawberry Plains Audubon Center: Four Centuries of a Mississippi Landscape

Succeeding against Great Odds: Alcorn State University in Its Second Century

Sullivan's Hollow

Sundays Down South: A Pastor's Stories

Swamp Rat: The Story of Dixie's Nutria Invasion

A Symphony of Animals

Teacher: Two Years in the Mississippi Delta

Ten Point: Deer Camp in the Mississippi Delta

Tennessee Williams and the South

Terra Incognita: Photographs of America's Third Coast

Terra Incognita: Photographs of America's Third Coast

A Thief of Peirce: The Letters of Kenneth Laine Ketner and Walker Percy

This Crooked Way

Threading the Generations: A Mississippi Family's Quilt Legacy

Three Lives for Mississippi

Timber: A Photographic History of Mississippi Forestry

A Time to Speak: Speeches by Jack Reed

To Paint and Pray: The Art and Life of William R. Hollingsworth, Jr.

To Write in the Light of Freedom: The Newspapers of the 1964 Mississippi Freedom Schools

Tough-as-Nails: Flowers for the South

Touring Literary Mississippi

Tracing Your Mississippi Ancestors

The Transformation of the Southeastern Indians, 1540-1760

Transformed: A White Mississippi Pastor's Journey into Civil Rights and Beyond

Treasured Past, Golden Future: The Centennial History of The University of Southern Mississippi

Trumpet Records: Diamonds on Farish Street

Tupelo Man: The Life and Times of George McLean, a Most Peculiar Newspaper Publisher

TVA Photography: Thirty Years of Life in the Tennessee Valley

TVA Photography, 1963-2008 : Challenges and Changes in the Tennessee Valley

Under Surge, Under Siege: The Odyssey of Bay St. Louis and Katrina

Unflinching Gaze: Morrison and Faulkner Re-Envisioned

Uniting Mississippi: Democracy and Leadership in the South

The University of Mississippi School of Law
A Sesquicentennial History

The University of Mississippi: A Sesquicentennial History

Vicksburg: Sentinels of Stone

Victorian Houses of Mississippi

Waking Up to War: The Shock of Pearl Harbor

Walker Percy: A Southern Wayfarer

Walls of Light: The Murals of Walter Anderson

We End in Joy: Memoirs of a First Daughter

We Shall Not Be Moved: The Jackson Woolworth's Sit-In and the Movement It Inspired

Weapons of Mississippi

Wednesdays in Mississippi: Proper Ladies Working for Radical Change, Freedom Summer 1964

The Welty Collection: A Guide to the Eudora Welty Manuscripts and Documents at the Mississippi Department of Archives and History

Welty: A Life in Literature

Wild Bill Sullivan: King of the Hollow

Wildflowers of Mississippi

Wildflowers of the Natchez Trace

Willie: The Life of Willie Morris

With Signs Following: Photographs from the Southern Religious Roadside

Witness to Injustice

Witnessing

Woke Me Up This Morning: Black Gospel Singers and the Gospel Life

Women and the Civil Rights Movement, 1954-1965

The World of Richard Wright

The WPA Guides: Mapping America

A Writer's Eye: Collected Book Reviews

The Writing Life

The Yazoo River

A Year in Mississippi

Your Heritage Will Still Remain: Racial Identity and Mississippi's Lost Cause

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Mississippi’s Literary and Cultural Legacy: Part 3

 Tomorrow’s the big day! In preparation for the 2017 Mississippi Book Festival, we asked our authors to answer a few questions about our state’s literary and cultural legacy. This is the third of three blogs posts in which we share their responses. Click here for Part 1 and here for Part 2. Below, you’ll find our authors’ thoughts on the Mississippi Book Festival in light of our state’s

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