Friday, September 25, 2020

Contributors

Allen Boyer: Review of “The Mirror & the Light” by Hilary Mantel

“The Mirror & the Light,” by Hilary Mantel, concludes a brilliant trilogy of historical novels that revolve around Henry VIII’s most cunning and loyal minister. It covers the period from May 19, 1536 to July 28, 1540, opening with Anne Boleyn’s execution and ending on the morning when Thomas Cromwell goes to the headsman’s block himself.

Bonnie Brown: Q&A with Ole Miss Retiree Dr. Thomas Meredith

*Editor’s Note: The latest interview in the Ole Miss Retirees features is Dr. Thomas Meredith. The organization’s mission is to enable all...

Bonnie Brown: Q&A with Ole Miss Retiree Dr. Thomas Meredith

*Editor’s Note: The latest interview in the Ole Miss Retirees features is Dr. Thomas Meredith. The organization’s mission is to enable all of the...

Allen Boyer: Review of ‘Tower of Skulls: A History of the Asia-Pacific War’

A superb book of military history – the first of a trilogy on how the Second World War raged across the...

Allen Boyer: Review of ‘Tower of Skulls: A History of the Asia-Pacific War’

A superb book of military history – the first of a trilogy on how the Second World War raged across the Pacific – “Tower...

Bonnie Brown: Q&A with Ole Miss Retiree Dr. Jim Payne

*Editor’s Note: The latest interview in the Ole Miss Retirees features is Dr. Jim Payne. The organization’s mission is to enable all...

Bonnie Brown: Q&A with Ole Miss Retiree Dr. Jim Payne

*Editor’s Note: The latest interview in the Ole Miss Retirees features is Dr. Jim Payne. The organization’s mission is to enable all of the...

Bonnie Brown: Q&A with Ole Miss Retiree Buster Hale

*Editor’s Note: The latest interview in the Ole Miss Retirees features is Buster Hale. The organization’s mission is to enable all of the university’s...

Bonnie Brown: Q&A with Ole Miss Retiree Buster Hale

*Editor’s Note: The latest interview in the Ole Miss Retirees features is Buster Hale. The organization’s mission is to enable all of the university’s...

Bonnie Brown: Q&A with Ole Miss Retiree Dr. Mickey Smith

Mickey Smith has not slowed down since retirement. He continues to write and even has a new book coming out later this year. He is a voracious reader and prolific writer, so always has a book or pen in hand.

Must Read

The Party Never Stops In Oxford, Even For a $1,000 Fine

There’s one college tradition that COVID-19 has not managed to cancel: house parties. However, these house parties now come with a high price tag in Oxford. The Oxford Police Department is issuing citations of up to $1,000 to those caught hosting a party with more than 10 people inside and 20 people outside.
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Sorority Recruitment Comes to a Close—Bid Day 2020

Sorority recruitment will finally come to a close on Saturday at The University of Mississippi. HottyToddy intern Dayna Drake spoke with "potential new member" Kaydn Fussell on Friday to talk about the last round of "rush" and what Saturday morning might bring.

Gyms In Oxford Are Trying To Safely Stay Open

Gyms in town have opened back up after months without business, but new rules and regulations have been implemented.

Allen Boyer: Review of “In Faulkner’s Shadow: A Memoir,” by Lawrence Wells

This Friday, September 18, 2020, at 5 p.m. Central Time on Zoom, Square Books is hosting Larry Wells in conversation with Bill Dunlap to discuss “In Faulkner’s Shadow.”