December 2, 2023


The LOU community is encouraged to attend the Fall Convocation  to meet Dave Isay, author of this year’s selected text and attend any of our events. This event is free and open to the public. For more events and suggested readings, follow our Library Resource Guide.

If you would like to participate in a local discussion of the book or get your organization involved, please email Melissa Dennis, Head of Research & Instruction Services, University Libraries, at or call 662.915.5861.

Want to add the common read to your reading group? Visit the Lafayette County and Oxford Public Library for more information.