The Natchez Literary & Cinema Celebration 2021: Southern Environments

The 32nd annual Natchez Literary and Cinema Celebration is marching on even through such turbulent times. The 2021 NLCC theme “Southern Environments” will welcome a wide variety of virtual presentations exploring environmental justice, southern social environments, nature writing, ecocriticism in southern studies, and so much more. All presentations will be held virtually, so you’ll be able to tune in from the comfort of your home!  

All presentations will be streamed live via Facebook, where the audience can participate in author question and answer sessions. Once a presentation has ended, you will also be able to view those videos on our YouTube Channel. Questions can be submitted early by emailing your question to

The NLCC is sponsored by Copiah-Lincoln Community College, Mississippi Department of Archives and History, the Mississippi Humanities Council, the Natchez Convention and Promotion Commission, the City of Natchez, Adams County Board of Supervisors, and the generous donations from throughout the Miss-Lou region and beyond.

Stay connected to our social media accounts for all the details and presentations. Facebook:; YouTube: Natchez Literary and Cinema Celebration; Twitter:; Instagram:

To view the full schedule and more information, visit our website at, call 601.446.1104 or email