The Photography of Eudora Welty

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Carrying Home The Ice, courtesy of Eudora Welty, LLC

Fondren Renaissance, in partnership with The Welty Foundation, presented a special showing of Eudora Welty’s personal collection of photographs in April.

mudd-webIn conjunction with the show, we present My Dear Friend Eudora: A Keynote Luncheon with Roger Mudd – May 9.

This heartwarming luncheon features beloved national television anchor and author Roger Mudd, long time personal friend of Miss Welty. Celebrating their life together and sharing special memories, this once in a lifetime experience will offer a rare and intimate view into the personal life of Miss Welty. Mr. Mudd will recall and illuminate their relationship with stories and humorous moments he treasures. Included in this luncheon  and on display will be a portion of the previous month’s exhibit of Miss Welty’s photography exhibited at The Cedars.

Mr. Mudd will share humorous stories and treasured memories of their times together and a television interview he did with Eudora in her home in 1989. Limited attendance. Friday, May 9 at Galloway Memorial United Methodist Church, 305 N. Congress. 11:30 am – 1:00 pm.

Ticket sales have ended for this event. Tickets are not available for purchase at the door.

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