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Center for the Book

Celebrating Readers, Writers and Their Books

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701 N. Fourth St.
Baton Rouge, LA 70802
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Contact us

Louisiana
Center for the Book

Celebrating Readers, Writers and Their Books

If you are looking for Information on author submission criteria, follow this link or email the Louisiana Book Festival Office with questions concerning author submissions.

SEND US EMAIL
(225) 219 - 9503
Louisiana Center for the Book
701 N. Fourth St.
Baton Rouge, LA 70802

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Ava Leavell Haymon
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Ava Leavell Haymon is a poet, playwright, and teacher. Her three collections are The Strict Economy of Fire, Why the House Is Made of Gingerbread, and Kitchen Heat, all from Louisiana State University Press. She holds the Louisiana Literature Prize for Poetry in 2003, the L.E. Phillabaum Poetry Award for 2010, and the Mississippi Institute of Arts and Letters 2010 Award in Poetry.

Improbable Worlds: An Anthology of Texas and Louisiana Poets

(Contributor)

90 Poets from Texas and Louisiana contributed work in response to the question: Given our noisy marketplace of belief, how or where can the sacred be found?

 

12:45 PM – 1:45 PM

State Library, Capitol View Room

Book Talk

Improbable Worlds

 

2 PM – 2:45 PM

Barnes & Noble Tent

Book Signing