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Ramona Bernard | Mapping a Modern MS

Ramona Bernard of the Water Valley Arts Council LOVES the state. She’ll tell you that she fell in love with it around the year 2000 when she moved from the dry deserts of the American Southwest to the fertile landscape of Mississippi. She’s now part of a thriving arts community that uses creativity and ingenuity to build community and a thriving business and cultural sector.

This interview is part of the Museum’s Mapping a Modern Mississippi Initiative.

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Posted on Saturday, June 4, 2016 by ModernMS

Nicolas Trepanier | Mapping a Modern MS

Nicolas Trepanier moved from Quebec, Canada to Water Valley, Mississippi to take a job as a professor of Middle Eastern Studies at Ole Miss. As he puts it, his reception in the South shattered his preconceptions and allowed him to tap into parts of his identity that he had never been able to before.

This interview is part of the Museum’s Mapping a Modern Mississippi Initiative.

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Posted on Saturday, June 4, 2016 by ModernMS

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