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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.

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TEL: (225) 219 - 9503 Louisiana Center for the Book
701 N. Fourth St.
Baton Rouge, LA 70802
www.LouisianaBookFestival.org

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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Cheré Dastugue Coen
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Cheré Dastugue Coen is an award-winning journalist, instructor of writing, playwright, novelist and cookbook author. Her newest books are Exploring Cajun Country: A Tour of Historic Acadiana, Magic’s in the Bag: Creating Spellbinding Gris Gris Bags & Sachets and Cooking in Cajun Country. A native of New Orleans, Coen now makes her home in Lafayette. Visit her blogs LouisianaBookNews.blogspot.com and HaveBooksWillTravelLetsEat.blogspot.com.

Exploring Cajun Country: A Tour of Historic Acadiana

Louisiana's famous Cajun Country is a place where today's travelers can still experience the rich heritage and traditions that began in the eighteenth century. From foodways and folk tales to music and festivals, Acadiana offers something you can't get anywhere else. Journey through this historic and unique part of the state with travel writer and historian Chere Coen as your guide. Experience Cajun Country through its exceptional cuisine, area events and historic attractions.

 

11:30 AM – 12:15 PM

Capitol Park Welcome Center, Glass Room

Discussion

Exploring Louisiana

 

12:30 PM – 1:15 PM

Barnes & Noble Tent

Book Signing