October 21, 2020 — Throughout the month of October, Mississippi Today is hosting some of Mississippi’s most celebrated authors in conversation with Mississippi Today editors and journalists.

The second event in the Mississippi Writers on Mississippi Politics series was a conversation between Mississippi author W. Ralph Eubanks and Editor-in-Chief Adam Ganucheau.

W. Ralph Eubanks is author of Ever Is a Long Time: A Journey Into Mississippi’s Dark Past and the forthcoming A Place Like Mississippi (Timber Press, March 2021). A 2007 Guggenheim Fellow, he is currently a visiting professor of English and Southern Studies at the University of Mississippi

Eubanks published “We are the stories we tell” on October 20, 2020.


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