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* Writer News:
Yazoo City remembers Willie Morris in weekend celebration
(May 17, 2002)
* Book Info:
Shifting Interludes: Selected Essays
(October 2002)
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My Mississippi
(November 2000)
My Cat Spit McGee
(November 2000)
My Cat Spit McGee
(November 1999)
Eudora Welty: A Tribute
(April 1999)

The Ghosts of Medgar Evers: A Tale of Race, Murder, Mississippi, and Hollywood
(February 1998)


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Willie Morris:


  • North Toward Home. Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1967.
  • Yazoo: Integration in a Deep-Southern Town. New York: Harper & Row, 1971.
  • A Southern Album: Recollections of Some People and Places and Times Gone By
  • (edited by Irwin Glusker, narrative by Morris). Birmingham: Oxmoor House, 1975.
  • James Jones: A Friendship. Garden City, N.Y.: Doubleday, 1978.
  • The Courting of Marcus Dupree. Garden City, N.Y.: Doubleday, 1983.
  • Faulkner's Mississippi (photographs by William Eggleston). Birmingham: Oxmoor House, 1990.
  • New York Days. Boston: Little, Brown, 1993.
  • My Dog Skip. New York: Random House, 1995.
  • The Ghosts of Medgar Evers: A Tale of Race, Murder, Mississippi, and Hollywood. New York: Random House, 1998.
  • My Cat Spit McGee. New York: Random House, 1999.
  • My Mississippi (photographs by David Rae Morris). Jackson: University Press of Mississippi, 2000.

Essay Collections

  • The South Today: 100 Years After Appomattox (edited by Morris). New York: Harper & Row, 1965.
  • Terrains of the Heart and Other Essays on Home. Oxford, Miss.: Yoknapatawpha, 1981.
  • Always Stand in Against the Curve and Other Sports Stories. Oxford, Miss.: Yoknapatawpha, 1983.
  • Homecomings (with the art of William Dunlap). Jackson: University Press of Mississippi, 1989.
  • My Two Oxfords (wood engravings by John DePol). Council Bluffs, Iowa: Yellow Barn: 1992. (Reprinting of "My Two Oxfords" from Homecomings.)
  • After All, It's Only a Game (with art by Lynn Green Root). Jackson: University Press of Mississippi, 1992.
  • Shifting Interludes: Selected Essays. Edited by Jack Bales. Jackson: University Press of Mississippi, 2002.

Books for Children

  • Good Old Boy: A Delta Boyhood. New York: Harper & Row, 1971.
  • Good Old Boy and the Witch of Yazoo. Oxford, Miss.: Yoknapatawpha, 1989.


  • The Last of the Southern Girls. New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1973.
  • Taps. Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 2001.

Other Works

  • A Prayer for the Opening of the Little League Season (illustrated by Barry Moser). San Diego: Harcourt Brace, 1995.

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