The Meridian Chapter of the Mississippi Writers Guild will meet on the 4th Saturday in February, April, June, August, October and December at 11 A.M. at the Checker Board Restaurant from 11 A.M.-1 P.M.
Guest speakers in 2014-2015 :
November 2015: Greg Cartmell, an award-winning artist. Topic: Visualization – From Brush Strokes to Word Strokes.
Although our guest speakers are booked well in advance, occasionally unforeseen circumstances prevent the speaker’s appearance.
Meridian Chapter Head June Davis Davidson is a regional history author. Her published works include Country Stores of Mississippi and Meridian and coauthor of Legendary Locals of Meridian. She attended Mississippi State University-Meridian branch where she complete a course in creative writing and poetry, she received a certificate of graduation from the Institute of Children’s Literature. June has attended numerous six-week creative writing classes and workshops. She is a member and former board member of the Mississippi Writers Guild and member of Mississippi Alliance for Arts Education. June is listed on the Mississippi Arts Commission’s Artist Roster as literary artist.