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Registration Open for OCB Live Square Books Events

Square Books and the 2021 Oxford Conference for the Book (March 8–12) are pleased to host several live online readings this year. Read on for information and links to register for each. RSVP is required for all live online events. Mississippi authors Angie Thomas and Kiese Laymon discuss Thomas’s newest book, Concrete Rose, on Monday, March … Continued

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Oxford Conference for the Book Goes Online

Much like everything else in 2020, the Oxford Conference for the Book, the longest-running event produced by the University of Mississippi’s Center for the Study of Southern Culture, had to be canceled because of COVID-19 a mere two weeks before the event. This year won’t exactly be business as usual, either, but a slate of … Continued

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Poetry from Laure-Anne Bosselaar

Here is Laure-Anne Bosselaar, who was originally scheduled at this year’s conference, reading her poem “Chanel #5.”   Born in 1943, Laure-Anne Bosselaar grew up in Belgium and moved to the United States in 1987. She is the author of These Many Rooms (Four Way Books, 2019), A New Hunger (Ausable Press, 2007), Small Gods of … Continued

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