Beth Ann Fennelly Beth Ann Fennelly is a poet, essayist, and OA contributing writer. She lives in Oxford, Mississippi, where she teaches at the University of Mississippi. Articles by Beth Ann Fennelly ISSUE 54: Junior's Place By: Beth Ann Fennelly Should I dance with a man with a hook for a hand? Headlines ran through my head. I heard, states away, my mother gasp. Department: MUSIC Published: November 12, 2013 LIST: 3 More Great Songs About the Flood By: Beth Ann Fennelly Lamenting the Mississippi River. Department: Online Exclusives Published: December 9, 2011 ISSUE 69: Beth Ann Fennelly's Ode to Ten Sexy Books By: Beth Ann Fennelly Southern lit, heated up. Department: Vault Published: May 26, 2010 ISSUE 68: Beth Ann Fennelly Digs into Geophagy By: Beth Ann Fennelly Others do it, why shouldn't I? Department: Vault Published: March 9, 2010 Page 1 of 1.