From Faulkner's home, Rowan Oak, to his grave, Oxford is the ultimate literary destination to get a glimpse into the life of a Southern icon.
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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.