COLUMBUS, Miss.– Iheoma Nwachukwu sees a yearning in Eudora Welty that mirrors his own. When he first read Welty’s “A Still Moment,” Nwachukwu believed the author’s writing and her yearning to throw herself at the world and find self-definition was in many ways like his search for a place in…

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Columbus, Miss.– Scary and exciting is part of Ponder Review’s Southern eclectic. With Volume 5, Issue 1, Melissa Goodnight, one of nine editors for Mississippi University for Women’s student-run publication of the Low-Residency MFA in Creative Writing program, feels she and her colleagues produced pages that “carry a pained restlessness,…

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COLUMBUS, Miss.– Dr. Brandy Wilson has been named the 2022 Humanities Teacher and will present a public lecture titled “Perfectly Queer: Redefining the Archetype” Friday, Feb. 25 at 12 p.m. on the campus of Mississippi University for Women in Cochran Hall’s Limbert Assembly Room. The lecture is open to the…

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COLUMBUS, Miss.–The Mississippi University for Women’s Online Master’s in Creative Writing Degree Program is No. 1 again. For the second year in a row, Intelligent.com ranked The W’s Low Residency MFA in Creative Writing the best in the nation in its annual assessment of the top educational offerings. “We are…

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COLUMBUS, Miss.– The incongruency stuck in Mary Miller’s mind. On one hand, the array of colorful balloons tied to a mail box evoked an image of a party. But the hand-written sign that said “Free Dogs” countered the original festive picture with one of longing. Those contrasting thoughts were with…

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