Monday, March 8, 2021

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Culture at Crosstown: UM Graduate Helps Lead New Memphis Radio Station WYXR

By Margaret DentJournalism Looking out into the central atrium of the massive Crosstown Concourse building in Memphis, new community radio station WYXR has a...

Fiber Arts Festival Begins Friday

The Yokna International Folk Festival presents the 11th Annual Oxford Fiber Arts Festival Jan. 15-23.

Visitors and Locals Alike Embrace Crosstown Concourse in Memphis

By Morgan O'Neal Journalism When Todd Richardson, a University of Mississippi Class of 1995 alum from Tupelo, MS, co-founded Crosstown Arts in Memphis in 2010, the goal...

Culture at Crosstown: Global Café speaks to Memphis through the language of food

By Anna Caroline BarkerJournalism Crosstown Concourse, near Cleveland Street in Memphis, is a hub for just about everyone. Whether you’re an art fanatic, a...

Bonnie Brown: Q&A with David Wells

The latest interview in the Ole Miss Retirees features David Wells. The organization’s mission is to enable all of the university’s faculty and staff retirees to...

Allen Boyer: “Knit Club,” by Carolyn Drake

Carolyn Drake, a noted photographer who has made a connection with Water Valley, has published “Knit Club,” a collection of photos featuring images from...

Allen Boyer: ‘The Fire Is Upon Us: James Baldwin, William F. Buckley Jr., and the Debate Over Race in America,’ by Nicholas Buccola

Nicholas Buccola has written a marvelous, intense dual biography of two American writers who engaged forcefully during the racial turbulence of the 1960s.

Allen Boyer: ‘Starting from Scratch: Walker Evans,’ by Svetlana Alpers

Svetlana Alpers, a distinguished scholar of European painting, has, turns her formidable attention to a reader of Flaubert and Baudelaire, a student of Eugène Atget’s French street scenes, and a bon-homme who spoke with a Parisian accent: Walker Evans.

Local Artist Turns Big Love of Oxford Into Tiny Treasures

Artist Lee Harper has recreated old Oxford in her new book, “Tiny Oxford,” which is filled with photographs of miniature replications of places that may be gone now, but still remain in the memories of many Oxonians.

Holiday Events Going on Now in Oxford

Plenty of good, holiday fun continues this week with events happening around Oxford and Lafayette County that provide safe ways to celebrate the season.

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