In today’s Commercial Appeal Viewpoint section you’ll find Pat Sims’ affectionate reminiscence of her father Lydel Sims’ storied CA career (1949-1995) as Sunday front page columnist. For the rest of May the Commercial Appeal and Yoknapatawpha Press will present one of Lydel Sims’ classic “Assignment: Memphis” humor columns each day. ENJOY!
Yoknapatawpha Press announces its latest eBook publication. Powerhouse: The Meek School at Ole Miss, by Ronald Farrar, is now available at $4.95 from major eBook distributors including Kindle and Barnes and Noble.
ABOUT THE BOOK: Powerhouse: The Meek School at Ole Miss is a history of the journalism department at the University of Mississippi from its humble beginnings in 1946 to the present Meek School of Journalism and New Media. Dr. Gerald Forbes was the founding chairman, and j-school alumnus Ed Meek did much to propel it toward the top tier in its field.