Noel Polk Lifetime Achievement Award
The Mississippi Institute of Arts and Letters is pleased to announce the
2019 Lifetime Achievement Award Recipient
Mr. Ruskey is a musician, writer, diarist, watercolorist, canoe maker, river guide, cook, and—as Southern Living described him in its 2017 Famous Southerners issue—environmental evangelist for the wonders of the Mississippi River.
For more details about John Ruskey visit these web sites:
Quapaw Canoe Company www.island63.com
Rivergator, an online canoeing guide of the river from St. Louis to New Orleans