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From the Archives: A Reading by Elizabeth Spencer

On Saturday, March 15, 1998, during the Fifth Oxford Conference for the Book, Elizabeth Spencer returned to the University of Mississippi, where in 1948 she was Instructor of English. She read “Field of Battle” from her new memoir, Landscapes of the Heart. Spencer recently passed away on December 23, 2019.

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Tiny Love: The Complete Stories of Larry Brown

On December 3, Square Books will host a celebration for the publication of “Tiny Love: The Complete Stories of Larry Brown,” to whom the Fourteenth Oxford Conference for the Book was dedicated. Jonathan Miles, a 2018 OCB participant, wrote the foreword. So many OCB connections!

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OCB 2020 dates

The 2020 Oxford Conference for the Book will take place Wednesday-Friday, April 1-3, 2020. Join us!

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