The Board of Governors of the
Mississippi Institute of Arts and Letters
invites you to
A Celebration of Arts and Letters
Saturday, June 7, 2014
- 1:00 p.m. Readings and signings by MIAL Award Winners, Lemuria Bookstore, Banner Hall (Dot Com Building), followed by the Annual Membership Meeting
- 5:30 p.m. Reception, Mississippi Museum of Art, Lobby
- 6:30 p.m. Awards Banquet, Mississippi Museum of Art, Grand Hall
$60 per person for Awards Banquet black tie optional
The Marriott Hotel in downtown Jackson is holding a limited block of hotel rooms for Saturday, June 7. Rates are $109 per night plus tax to be released by May 7 if not booked. Call the Marriott Hotel at 601-969-5100 for reservations and reference the Mississippi Institute of Arts & Letters.
The Millsaps Cabot Lodge in Jackson is holding a limited block of hotel rooms for Saturday, June 7. Rates are $109 per night plus tax to be released by May 24 if not booked. Call the Millsaps Cabot Lodge at 1-800-874-4737 for reservations and reference the Mississippi Institute of Arts and Letters.
The 2013 MIAL Awards Banquet was hosted by Mississippi University for Women in
Columbus, Mississippi, on June 8, 2013
Photos by Chris Jenkins, MUW Office of Public Affairs
Pictured, L to R: Dr. James Borsig, MUW President and Master of Ceremony for the banquet; Joseph Crespino, Nonfiction; Steve Rouse, Classical Music Composition; Caroline Herring, Popular Music Composition; Patti Carr Black, Noel Polk Lifetime Achievement Award; David Wharton, Photography; Richard Ford, Fiction; Catherine Pierce, Poetry; and Sandra Shellnut, MIAL President.
Not pictured: Lee Renninger, Visual Arts.
Dr. Bridget Pieschel, Awards Banquet Chair and member of the MIAL Board of Governors, welcomes guests to the afternoon reading and booksigning.
Dr. D. E. Magee, MIAL Patron, Jackson, and Mr. Larry Feeney, retired MUW Art Professor, Columbus, visit at the reception in the home of Dr. Borsig prior to the awards banquet.
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