Oxford Town is The Oxford EAGLE's weekly arts-and-entertainment guide.
Those who want to cheer with fellow Rebel fans, but can’t make it to Nashville, Tenn., tonight (Aug. 29), are in luck with the Ole Miss versus Vanderbilt game being displayed on the big screen during a watch party in the Grove. (more…) (August 29, 2013, Page 6, 7)
Julie Cantrell’s “Into the Free” won two Christy Awards at a ceremony honoring Christian fiction in St. Louis recently. The Oxford native’s second novel, “When Mountains Move,” is set to be published Sept. 1. (more…) (August 15, 2013, Page 5A)
New Orleans native George Bishop will be at Off Square Books at 5 p.m. today (Thursday, Aug. 8 ) to read from, discuss and sign his second novel, “The Night of the Comet.” (more…) (August 8, 2013, Page 5)
New Orleans painter Carl Blackledge will exhibit new oil paintings at Southside Gallery starting Tuesday (Aug. 6). Blackledge’s first solo exhibition at Southside, which runs through Aug. 31, will feature 17 abstract expressionist paintings, all completed throughout the past year (more…) (August 1, 2013, Page 5)
Water Liars, consisting of Justin Kinkel-Schuster and Pittsboro native Andrew Bryant, are set to perform at Proud Larry’s tonight (July 25) with Alabama rockers Lee Bains III and The Glory Fires opening the show. (more…) (July 25, 2013, Page 5)
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)