Andalusia

Announcement    Thursday, June 9, 2022
Drop Me a Card, the current exhibit at Andalusia: the Home of Flannery O’Connor, will be closing on Saturday, June 18th. We invite you to come and see it in person before it closes! For more information, please visit www.gcsu.edu/andalusia.
Announcement    Friday, April 15, 2022
Andalusia: The Home of Flannery O’Connor, a unit of the Department of Historic Museums, is excited to announce that the third lecture in the Front Porch Lecture series. This lecture, given by Lauren Rhoades from the Eudora Welty House and Garden, will take place at 6pm on zoom. (https://gcsu.zoom.us/j/99440278650?pwd=dWMvOC9oSDN4bEFGbDg1ZnlHNXlpQT09) Lauren Rhoades is the director of the Eudora Welty House & Garden, a literary house museum in Jackson, Mississippi operated by the Mississippi...
Event    Wednesday, April 20, 2022
Andalusia: The Home of Flannery O’Connor, a unit of the Department of Historic Museums, is excited to announce that the third lecture in the Front Porch Lecture series. This lecture, given by Lauren Rhoades from the Eudora Welty House and Garden, will take place at 6pm on zoom. (https://gcsu.zoom.us/j/99440278650?pwd=dWMvOC9oSDN4bEFGbDg1ZnlHNXlpQT09) Lauren Rhoades is the director of the Eudora Welty House & Garden, a literary house museum in Jackson, Mississippi operated by the Mississippi...
Announcement    Monday, April 11, 2022
Andalusia: The Home of Flannery O’Connor is so excited to announce the second Front Porch Lecture Series with a lecture from Nick Norwood from Columbus State University’s Carson McCullers Center for Writers and Musicians. This lecture will take place both in person at Andalusia and will be streamed on our social media, at 6 pm on 04/13. A professor of creative writing at Columbus State University since 2002, Nick Norwood has served as the director of CSU’s Carson McCullers Center for...
Event    Wednesday, April 13, 2022
Andalusia: The Home of Flannery O’Connor is so excited to announce the second Front Porch Lecture Series with a lecture from Nick Norwood from Columbus State University’s Carson McCullers Center for Writers and Musicians. This lecture will take place both in person at Andalusia and will be streamed on our social media, at 6 pm on 04/13. A professor of creative writing at Columbus State University since 2002, Nick Norwood has served as the director of CSU’s Carson McCullers Center for...
Announcement    Thursday, March 31, 2022
Andalusia: the Home of Flannery O’Connor is excited to announce the return of its Front Porch Lecture with a lecture from Bill Griffith and Rachel Hudson from Rowan Oak. This lecture will be held virtually on zoom on April 6th at 6 pm EST. Bill Griffith has been the Curator of Rowan Oak since 1999. Before Rowan Oak, he was Curator of Collections at the University Museum at the University of Mississippi. Bill was raised in east-central Illinois where he was educated at Southern Illinois...
Event    Wednesday, April 6, 2022
Andalusia: the Home of Flannery O’Connor is excited to announce the return of its Front Porch Lecture with a lecture from Bill Griffith and Rachel Hudson from Rowan Oak. This lecture will be held virtually on zoom on April 6th at 6 pm EST. Bill Griffith has been the Curator of Rowan Oak since 1999. Before Rowan Oak, he was Curator of Collections at the University Museum at the University of Mississippi. Bill was raised in east-central Illinois where he was educated at Southern Illinois...
Announcement    Monday, March 21, 2022
As a part of the celebration of Flannery O'Connor's 97th birthday Friday, March 25, Andalusia: the Home of Flannery O'Connor is celebrating with free tours from 10am-4pm.  The birthday will also feature several events, both virtual and in person. And a schedule of events is as follows: 11am - Virtual Interpretive Center Talk  12pm - Cake Cutting 3pm - Virtual Exhibit Talk Flannery O'Connor's birthday party is an annual celebration at Andalusia: the Home of Flannery O'Connor, and we...
Event    Friday, March 25, 2022
On March 25 at 3pm,  Andalusia Curator, Cassie Munnell will be leading a virtual talk about the museum’s current exhibition,  “Drop Me a Card.”  The event will be hosted on our social media, and is part of the museum’s celebration of  Flannery O’Connor Birthday.
Event    Friday, March 25, 2022
On March 25 at 12pm, please join the museum staff of Andalusia for a piece of cake to formally celebrate Flannery O’Connor’s 97th birthday.   Staff members will gather on the front steps of Andalusia to give a brief discussion of O’Connor’s life, lead participants in a chorus of Happy Birthday, and then will share cake to those in attendance. The event will be happening both live at Andalusia: The Home of Flannery O’Connor and virtually on our social media. Cake will be cut and served...