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New author shares stories at book signing.

New author shares stories at book signing.

Cochran-Bleckley Friends of the Library held a book signing for Dr Tracie Provost Tuesday night. Provost, a professor of European History at Middle Georgia State University, recently published her first novel "Under the Blood Moon." Besides taking audience questions, Provost also shared various anecdotes, including the fact she handwrites pages before backing them up digitally. "Under the Blood Moon" is available on both Amazon.com and goodreds.com You can learn more about her by visiting her website.

First Peacock Gallery art exhibition of Spring semester opening January 29.

Middle Georgia State University's Peacock Gallery will have their first exhibition of the spring semester "(E)merged Art Exhibition", opening January 29. It will be on display through February 23. Peacock Gallery, located inside Russell Hall on the Cochran campus, is open 8 am-5:30 pm Monday-Thursday, and on Friday from 8 am-noon.

New exhibition opens inside MGA's Peacock Gallery.

New exhibition opens inside MGA's Peacock Gallery.

Wini McQueen, owner of WiniwRaps, held a gallery talk to discuss her textile art on display inside Peacock Gallery at Middle Georgia State University Monday night. The exhibition will be there through January 19. Peacock Gallery is located inside Russell Hall on the Cochran campus.

New exhibition opening inside MGA Peacock Gallery Monday.

Middle Georgia State University's Peacock Gallery will host an opening reception and gallery talk for the Wini McQueen Art Exhibition November 13 at 6 pm. The gallery is located inside Russell Hall on the Cochran campus. It's free and open to all.

Art exhibitions to resume at Middle Georgia State September 5.

The first Fall 2017 semester art exhibition for Peacock Gallery inside Russell Hall at Middle Georgia State University in Cochran will open September 5. "Rudy & Carolyn Mendes Art Exhibition" will open that night with a gallery talk by the artists and reception at 6 pm. The work will be on display through October 6. Gallery hours are 8 am-5:30 pm, Monday-Thursday, 8 am-noon on Fridays.

Jazz event at Cochran-Bleckley Arts Alliance tonight.

The Cochran-Bleckley Arts Alliance and Middle Georgia State University will host a Jazz music event tonight at the Arts Alliance Building, 113 E. Dykes St.  Doors open at 7:30 pm, music starts at 8.  Admission free, coffee bar available.  Park behind Chamber of Commerce on Third St.

Artist in Oscar-Winning Short Film to be part of Middle Georgia State Arts Festival.

Artist Dan Keplinger, featured in a 2001 Super Bowl commerical as well as the subject of the 2000 Academy Award for Best Short Subject Docmentary entitled King Gimp will be the featured artist at this year's Middle Georgia State Arts Festival.  It's sponsored by MGA's Media, Culture, and the Arts Department.

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