Next Stop, Mississippi
Let There Be Light
Yolanda Clay will tell us about the Civil Rights Driving Tour, we’ll look at the next episodes of MPB’s series “a thread through time” as we continue to celebrate Mississippi’s bicentennial. Katherine Dieckmann will introduce us to her film “Stormy Weather” which was shown at this year’s Oxford Film Festival. We’ll learn about the Mississippi light festival from Anik Kurkjian plus hear the details around next week’s the Natchez Literary and Cinema Celebration and a cool art exhibit “Pieces” coming to downtown Jackson this Sunday.
Next Stop MS | Books, Business and Music!
As we do every Friday we’ll be traveling the state letting you know about people, places and events that make MS great! Today it’s all about Books, Business and Music! We’ll start our road trip in Jackson for Mississippi Public Broadcasting's Read Across America Birthday Celebration for Dr. Seuss, next we’re headed to Columbus for the MS University for Women's Music by Women Festival, after that we’ll speak with Funmi Franklin about the 6th Annual Black Business Expo and end the show with our musical guest, Grammy nominated, Mississippi living blues legend, Vasti Jackson.So hold on tight for another great ride here on Next Sop MS!
Next Stop MS | Behind the Lens- MPB's "Meet Carl Jackson Documentary
As we do every Friday we’ll be traveling the state letting you know about People, places and events that make MS great!Today on Next stop we’re giving you an exclusive behind the scenes look into the making of Mississippi Public Broadcasting’s original documentary “Meet Carl Jackson” with guests, Director of Television, John Gibson, Assistant Director, Taiwo Gaynor and veteran radio host and musician, Bill Ellison.
Next Stop MS | Pop Up Oxford; 10th Annual Clarksdale Film & Music Festival
Join me and Kamel as we travel the state letting you know about people, places and events that make Mississippi great!Today our road trip begins in Oxford with Jessica Lynch to talk about their Pop-up Oxford event, next we’ll head to Clarksdale, and chat with Roger Stolle, about the 10th Annual Clarksdale Film & Music Festival and we'll end the show with our musical guest, Blues man Sean “Bad” Apple.So hold on tight for another great ride here on Next Stop MS!For more information about events featured on this episode visit:https://visitoxfordms.com/pop-up-oxford/http://www.clarksdalefilmfestival.com/