Tuesday Nov 19
American Library Association
United for Libraries designates Literary Landmark for Larry Brown
United for Libraries, in partnership with Friends of the Lafayette County & Oxford Public Library, designated the library a Literary Landmark in honor of Larry Brown on Monday, Nov. 11. Brown, award-winning author of "Joe" and "Big Bad Love," was a frequent patron and strong supporter of the library, establishing the Larry Brown Writers Series that ... (more)
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Charleston City Paper
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Lafayette Library named literary landmark
Family, friends and fans of author Larry Brown packed the Lafayette County-Oxford Public Library Monday evening to celebrate its inclusion on the United for Libraries Literary Landmarks Register.