July 9: Larry
Brown born in Oxford, Mississippi.
October 3: Neil McGaughey
born in Natchez, Mississippi.
November 25: Charlaine
Harris born in Tunica, Mississippi.
February 3: Tennessee Williamss
play The Rose Tattoo produced on Broadway.
Premiere of the film A Streetcar Named Desire, based on the play by Tennessee Williams.
Premiere of the film Native Son, screenplay by Richard Wright and based on his novel.
William Faulkner receives a National Book Award for Collected Stories and the Legion of Honor award in New Orleans.
About This Site | New Book Info |
News & Events |
Literary Landmarks |
Mississippi Literary History |
Mississippi Publishing |
Other Features |
Other Web Resources
by author |
by title |
by place |
by year |
SEARCH THE MISSISSIPPI WRITERS PAGE
UM Home Page |
English Department |
Center for the Study of Southern Culture |
The University of Mississippi Foundation
This page has been accessed
4429 times. About
this page counter.
Last Revised on
Friday, October 19, 2007, at 03:36:20 PM CDT
Send comments to email@example.com
Web Design by John B. Padgett.
The University of Mississippi English Department.