Mississippi Encyclopedia

October 16th, 2017 by margaretwalker


























Ibram X Kendi and Treemonisha

September 15th, 2017 by margaretwalker

















































The Farish Street Exhibit

September 15th, 2017 by margaretwalker

Press Release









For My People 75th Anniversary

July 18th, 2017 by margaretwalker



































The R.O.O.T.S. of Sunflower County

May 17th, 2017 by margaretwalker



































Story for All: The R.O.O.T.S. of Sunflower County
Ayer Hall, Margaret Walker Center
Jackson State University
Friday, June 1 – Friday, July 28, 2017
Opening Reception, Friday, June 2, 5:30 p.m.


2017 Jubilee Picnic

May 5th, 2017 by margaretwalker

























Islamophobia & Anti-Black Violence

April 4th, 2017 by margaretwalker




































47th Gibbs Green Commemoration

March 28th, 2017 by margaretwalker


























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

2017 Creative Arts Festival

February 23rd, 2017 by margaretwalker

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Schedule of Events

Wednesday, April 12
JSU Student Center, 3rd Floor

Concurrent Session I
Ayer Hall, JSU Student Center Rooms 3210, 3241, 3250
1:00 p.m. to 1:50 p.m.

Callaloo and Cave Canem: Publishing the African Diaspora
C. Liegh McInnis, Charlie Braxton, Cornelius Eady, helen crump (moderator)
JSU College of Liberal Arts, Room 166/266
2:00 p.m. to 3:50 p.m.

Margaret Walker Center, Ayer Hall
4:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.


Thursday, April 13
8:00 a.m.

Concurrent Session II
Ayer Hall, JSU Student Center Theater and Rooms, 3241, 3250
9:00 a.m. to 10:15 a.m.

Cornelius Eady keynote address
JSU Student Center Theater
10:30 a.m. to 11:50 a.m.

Luncheon: MADDRAMA
JSU Student Center Ballroom B 
12:00 p.m. to 1:15 p.m.  

Concurrent Session III 
Ayer Hall, JSU Student Center Theater and Rooms, 3241, 3250
2:30 p.m. to 3:45 p.m.

Concurrent Sessions

Press Release