by Kate Knable
Posted 11/23/2011 02:37 pm
Updated 11 months ago
The National Endowment for the Arts awarded the Oxford American Literary Project a $30,000 Art Works grant Nov. 17 to support the publication and promotion of The Oxford American magazine.
The literary project is a nonprofit organization. It publishes the magazine of Southern writing out of Conway.
The NEA during the past three years has awarded $50,000 in grants to the Oxford American Literary Project. The $30,000 is the fourth consecutive and largest grant the literary project has received from the NEA.
Editor Marc Smirnoff started The Oxford American in 1992. The publication has won three National Magazine Awards.