The William Faulkner Society
, a group of literary scholars based at the University of Mississippi at Oxford, is dedicated to fostering the study of the author and his works. Membership costs $10 and is open to the public. In addition to publishing The Faulkner Journal
, the group hosts the annual Faulkner and Yoknapatawpha Conference
, which celebrates its 37th year with the July 17-21, 2011, gathering in Oxford.