The Oxford Conference for the Book

The 2015 Oxford Conference for the Book is planned for Wednesday, March 25 – Friday, March 27.


In its 22nd year, the Conference brings together fiction and nonfiction writers, journalists, artists, poets, publishers, teachers, students, and literacy advocates for three days of conversation in the literary town of Oxford, Mississippi.

Graham_FieldsWatered.inddThe 2015 Conference celebrates books, reading, and significant contributions made to American letters by Mississippi writer Margaret Walker. Maryemma Graham, University Distinguished Professor in the Department of English at the University of Kansas, will give the keynote lecture on Walker.

Presented by the Center for the Study of Southern Culture and Square Books.