Deep South Daily reporter Brian Powers honors the legacies of amazing authors who have called and still do call Oxford home, a beautiful town that oozes inspiration to all types of artists. Powers writes:
“Oxford lends itself to being accepting of writers due to its rich history of literature and a less than conservative attitude which sets the town apart from the rest of the surrounding area. Ole Miss has a lot to do with that despite the stigma that the school has developed in the past and now seeks to change.”
Read the full article here.
A former musician who decided to pursue his love of writing, Brian Powers is in his senior year at The University of Mississippi after returning as a major in Political Science and English. He is a co-host of Deep South Weekly, a political podcast on southern culture. Follow him on Twitter @Powerscentral.