Congratulations to 2018 winners listed below. Winners will be honored at our awards banquet on June 2 in Jackson, MS. For additonal information please visit the Awards Weekend tab.
Noel Polk Lifetime Achievement Award
Robert Ivy, FAIA EVP/Chief Executive Officer, American Institute of Architects Washington, D.C.
Andrew Cary Young President, Chief Designer, Marketing & Sales Pearl River Glass Studio Jackson, Mississippi
Special Achievement Award
The Mississippi Encyclopedia Senior Editors: Ted Ownby and Charles Reagan Wilson Associate Editors: Ann J. Abadie, Odie Lindsey, and James G. Thomas, Jr. Sponsored by the Center for the Study of Southern Culture Published by the University Press of Mississippi/Jackson
Category Winners are listed below. A complete listing of nominees is available on the Nominations tab of this site.
Charlie Buckley, Tupelo Charlie Buckley - Recent Paintings
Jack Spencer, Nashville, Tennessee This Land: An American Portrait
Molly McCully Brown, North Little Rock, Arkansas The Virginia State Colony for Epileptics and Feebleminded
Music Composition (Classical)
James Sclater, Clinton No Fairer Isle on Which to Dwell
Michael Knight, Knoxville, Tennessee Eveningland
John T. Edge The Potlikker Papers: A Food History of the Modern South