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University of Mississippi

Author Archive

Aimee Nezhukumatathil’s OCEANIC

“Poetry offers an attention to the world, to beauty, and to love. I think that’s a form of activism: inviting people in this hurting world to see animals and nature and human relationships differently, and to take refuge in beauty.” —Aimee Nezhukumatathil, author of OCEANIC   Here’s what Aimee says about working with Copper Canyon: “For […]


The 2017 Edith Baine Lecture

 “Sounds of Earth: 40 Years of Voyager’s Golden LP and the Poetry That Spun From It” Adrian Matejka was born in Nuremberg, Germany and grew up in California and Indiana. He is a graduate of Indiana University and the MFA program at Southern Illinois University Carbondale. He is the author of The Devil’s Garden (Alice James Books, […]


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Internship Opportunities with the University of Mississippi Press

Please click on the links below to view internship opportunities with the University of Mississippi Press. Editorial Internship   The McRae Publishing Internship


Beth Ann Fennelly, Heating and Cooling: 32 Micro Memoirs

Beth Ann Fennelly will be reading from her memoirs on October 10, Off Square Books, at 5:00 p.m.  


Writing the Welsh Borderlands in Anglo-Saxon England

Lindy Brady


In the Neighborhood

Caroline Wigginton


Reconstructing Violence

Deborah Barker


Heating & Cooling

Beth Ann Fennelly


Lucky Fish

Aimee Nezhukumatathil


Beyond the Crossroads

Adam Gussow