Oxford University, England in Flags in the Dust (Location)

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Oxford University
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OutOfYoknapatawpha
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2462
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1261
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Horace Benbow attends Oxford as a Rhodes Scholar. It is the oldest university in the English-speaking world. The novel's description of its campus and the life Horace lives there is very idyllic, emphasizing its cloisteral seclusion from "the world's noises" (176).

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Continuous
2027

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