Oxford Town is The Oxford EAGLE's weekly arts-and-entertainment guide.
Sunday (July 21) marks the start of the 40th annual Faulkner & Yoknapatawpha Conference, which honors and examines the late Nobel Prize-winning author William Faulkner and his work. For a complete conference schedule, click here. (more…) (July 18, 2013, Page 5)
David Sedaris explores humanity with a humorous touch in his latest work, “Let’s Explore Diabetes with Owls.” The New York Times bestselling author will read from, sign and discuss the book at Off Square Books on Saturday (June 1). (more…) (May 30, 2013, Page 6, 7)
Bill Cheng will make his first trip to the Magnolia State and will read from, sign and discuss his debut novel “Southern Cross the Dog” at Off Square Books on Tuesday (May 21). (more…) (May 16, 2013, Page 6, 7)
The Oxford Creative Nonfiction Conference and workshops begin today and run through Sunday with room still available for locals. Publishers, such as Lee Gutkind, editor and publisher of Creative Nonfiction Journal, agents and writers will be on hand to lend their expertise. (more…) (May 2, 2013, Page 6, 7)