Archives for June 2010

The Most Southern Weekend on Earth!

July 9-10, 2010 In celebration of its Best of the South issue, Oxford American cordially invites you to a two-day shindig of Southern music and spirits in the heart of the Mississippi Delta on July 9-10, 2010. The Most Southern Weekend on Earth will include true Southern music, the best Southern cuisine, special talks with […]

Mudbound — June Read of the Month

When Barbara Kingsolver elected Hillary Jordan’s debut novel, Mudbound, for her Bellwether Prize (2006), the title went straight to my “must read” list. Since it remains one of my favorite books, I’m going to skip back a few years and choose it as our Read of the Month, a new SLR practice that will highlight one […]