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Aggies Escape Oxford
Johnny Manziel shines as Texas A&M outlasts Ole Miss
"...row, the Texas A&M Aggies had to travel to Oxford, Miss., to face the Ole Miss Rebels. For a..."

Oct. 14, 2013 Sports Post by Rod Machen

The Oxford Project
Peter Feldstein talks about photographing an entire small town across a 20-year span
"...That's the unlikely premise of the Oxford Project, an exercise in social documentation begun by photographer..."

April 10, 2009 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

Headed Out To See UT Beat Ole Miss in Oxford?
We've got some inside info on the best places to eat
"...James Beard Award-winning chef John Currence dominates the Oxford restaurant scene with four restaurants: City Grocery (152 Courthouse..."

Sept. 14, 2012 Sports Post by Virginia B. Wood

Southern Destroyer
Barry Hannah at 60, in Oxford, and on why -- despite the energy drinks -- he's not feeling up to saving American fiction right this very minute
"...turns slightly to avoid the wind. It's brisk in Oxford, Miss., and he's wearing a light overcoat, sweats, a..."

Feb. 21, 2003 Books Feature by Shawn Badgley

Just One More
Remembering author/songwriter Larry Brown.
" come out in a long time. Brown, an Oxford, Miss.-based author, passed away at age 53 on Thanksgiving..."

June 4, 2007 Music Post by Jim Caligiuri

"...Set within the cloistered, excessively male confines of 1952 Oxford, Richard Attenborough tackles yet another “true story” and this..."

Jan. 7, 1994 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Point Austin: A Funny Thing Happened ...
Potential consultant firm violates city's anti-lobbying ordinance
"...budget. In November, City Council was unhappy that only Oxford Advisors, LLC had risen to the top of the..."

Dec. 11, 2015 News Column by Michael King

The Dinner Guest Lecturer
Food historian Andrew F. Smith brings 'The Oxford Encyclopedia of Food and Drink in America' to Austin
" scholar/historian and editor in chief of the new Oxford Encyclopedia of Food and Drink in America (Oxford University..."

Jan. 21, 2005 Food Feature by MM Pack

Will Travel for Food
Southern Foodways Alliance Symposium, Oxford, Miss., October 2000
"...signed on to attend the Southern Foodways Symposium in Oxford, Miss., an annual gathering of Southern food enthusiasts --..."

Feb. 23, 2001 Food Feature by MM Pack

Texas A&M vs. Ole Miss
An annotated dictionary
"...As the Aggies prepared to visit Oxford for their first away game in the SEC, I..."

Oct. 9, 2012 Sports Post by Emily Bevan

The Mythos and the Masterpieces
'The Oxford American' Southern Movie Issue
" in the case of its inclusion in The Oxford American's Southern Movie Issue, the latest from the Mississippi-based..."

March 29, 2002 Screens Feature by Kimberley Jones

Transformers: The Last Knight
Stick meet dead horse
",” Guardians of the Galaxy’s Haddock as a fusty Oxford scholar whose destiny is to save the Earth, and,..."

June 23, 2017 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Testament of Youth
The luminous Alicia Vikander stars as a woman coming of age amid World War I
"...conventional father (West): She insisted she was destined for Oxford and a writer’s life, not boring old matrimony. Her..."

July 3, 2015 Movie Review by Kimberley Jones

The Quiet Ones
The venerable Hammer Film studio gets into the found-footage horror genre.
"...sign in the genre – the movie recounts an Oxford professor’s unorthodox psychological experimentation (circa 1974) on an extremely..."

May 2, 2014 Movie Review by Steve Davis

The Iron Lady
Meryl Streep reunites with her Mama Mia! director to play Margaret Thatcher.
" a young woman (played by Roach), fresh from Oxford and trying to break into politics; squired by a..."

Jan. 13, 2012 Movie Review by Kimberley Jones

Brideshead Revisited
It's a film, not a miniseries, but this rendition's attention to the steep divides of class and religion in prewar England remains as sharply etched as ever.
" Jeremy Irons in the 1981 miniseries. New to Oxford, Charles is unformed and attention-starved, but very quickly he..."

Aug. 1, 2008 Movie Review by Kimberley Jones

Back to Blue Mountain no more!
"...second issue of No Depression, the bible. The Oxford, Miss., trio got its start in the early 1990s..."

July 30, 2008 Music Post by Jim Caligiuri

The Golden Compass
The special effects are mostly spectacular in this story of a 12-year-old orphan whose fate is connected to a holy, multiverse war yet to come.
"...12-year-old orphan living in a steampunk universe parallel to Oxford, England, whose fate – which has something to do..."

Dec. 7, 2007 Movie Review by Kimberley Jones

In this adaptation of Patrick McGrath's novel, Natasha Richardson and Ian McKellan wonder if the patients have taken over the asylum.
"...of those grimly fiendish Victorian madhouses where exceedingly proper Oxford-bred physicians study their hopeless charges as though they were..."

Sept. 2, 2005 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

The Emperor's Club
"...contribute to the overall story. Kline is at his Oxford best as the buttoned-down prof, although there's a sense..."

Nov. 22, 2002 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Split Second
"...partnered with a young, bookish rookie straight out of Oxford. If this is starting to sound a bit cliched,..."

May 8, 1992 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

The Critic vs. Blogger Myth
Or: Why Critics Should Learn to Stop Worrying and Love the Web
"...In the Music issue of the Oxford American, former No Depression editor Grant Alden contributed an..."

March 25, 2009 Music Post by Doug Freeman

Author? Author?
Who really wrote Shakespeare's plays? Writer Amy Freed plays the question for laughs.
" skeptics, is Edward de Vere, 17th Earl of Oxford, whose credentials for authorship were touted in the 1920..."

March 31, 2006 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

United Plates
Andrew F. Smith at Central Market
"...tour across the country as editor of the just-released Oxford Companion to American Food and Drink (Oxford University Press,..."

July 6, 2007 Food Feature by MM Pack

Letters at 3AM
You can't always be who you want, but if you try sometime you just might find you can be who you need.
"...Oxford, Mississippi: William Faulkner's hometown. He never graduated from high..."

Nov. 1, 2002 Column by Michael Ventura

Making Everyone Happy
The state's textbook adoption process focuses more on pleasing everyone than on teaching children.
"...for adoption this year, A History of US from Oxford University Press, manages to include much about the founding..."

Sept. 13, 2002 News Feature by Michael May

News Roundup: Commissions, Complaints, and Candidates
Intrigue and drama over technical lobbying laws
"...Austin Energy ratepayers for lack of a qualified candidate. Oxford Advisors LLC had been recommended by staff for the..."

Dec. 7, 2015 News Post

The Race To Balance Out the Supremes
Dems, Libertarians vie to break GOP lock
"...Tom Oxford (L)..."

Oct. 22, 2010 News Feature by Jordan Smith

Lost & Found
John Schooley's Hard Feelings stay hard with Rebels Against the Future
" touring with R.L. Burnside back before the 77-year-old Oxford, Miss., bluesman fell into the indie mainstream with Matador's..."

Feb. 27, 2004 Music Feature by Jerry Renshaw

SXSW Music: Second List
243 + 171 = as many acts as the last two ATX fests combined
"...from olde tyme England: Swervedriver and Gang of Four. Oxford’s shoegazers have been busy since their 2008 reboot (new..."

Nov. 18, 2014 Music Post by Chase Hoffberger

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