JSU night at New Stage Theatre!

March 1st, 2017 by margaretwalker

7:30 p.m., Wednesday, March 8

$10 Tickets for JSU students, staff, and faculty!




























6:30 p.m.  History of Desegregation in Jackson
Robert Luckett, PhD, Margaret Walker Center Director


9:00 p.m. Panel Discussion
Yohance Myles, JSU theater professor and cast member
Dr. Doris Derby, civil rights activist
The Honorable John Horhn, State Senator


New Stage Box Office

Telephone: 601-948-3531
Online:  www.newstagetheatre.com
Email: tickets@newstagetheatre.com
Hours: Mon.-Fri. from 10 am – 5 pm

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2017 Creative Arts Festival

February 23rd, 2017 by margaretwalker

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Call for Papers


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2017 Poetry Out Loud

January 26th, 2017 by margaretwalker

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2017 For My People Awards

January 10th, 2017 by margaretwalker






















11:30 a.m., Friday, January 13
JSU Student Center Ballroom

Tickets are $20 and may be reserved through the Margaret Walker Center:
mwa@jsums.edu or 601-979-3935.

Press Release

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49th Annual MLK Convocation

December 12th, 2016 by margaretwalker























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2017 For My People Award Recipients




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Julius Thompson Collection Unveiling

November 27th, 2016 by margaretwalker





































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Get in the Way Documentary Screening

October 27th, 2016 by margaretwalker




































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Ajamu Baraka at JSU

October 19th, 2016 by margaretwalker


























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For My People Awards

October 19th, 2016 by margaretwalker

Call for Nominations and Guidelines

Any institution or person, living or deceased, distinguished in the public interpretation, dissemination, and/or preservation of African American history and culture anywhere in the United States. The distinction can include either the work itself or the promotion of such work.

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Celebrating the Legacy of the Black Press

October 10th, 2016 by margaretwalker




















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