W. Ralph Eubanks

Official Panelist

2024 Participant · Just Announced! · Mississippi · Non-Fiction · History

W. Ralph Eubanks
W. Ralph Eubanks

W. Ralph is the author of A Place Like Mississippi: A Journey Through A Real and Imagined Literary Landscape (Timber Press, March 2021). A native of Mount Olive, Mississippi, he is the author of two other books: Ever Is a Long Time: A Journey Into Mississippi’s Dark Past and The House at the End of the Road: The Story of Three Generations of an Interracial Family in the American South. His essays have been published in the Hedgehog Review, Vanity Fair, The American Scholar, The Georgia Review, and The New Yorker. A 2007 Guggenheim Fellow, he is currently a visiting professor of English and Southern Studies at the University of Mississippi. He divides his time between Oxford, Mississippi, and Washington, DC.

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Book Title(s)

  • A Place Like Mississippi: A Journey Through a Real and Imagined Literary Landscape