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Center for the Book

Celebrating Readers, Writers and Their Books

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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

Authors

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Darrell Bourque
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Darrell Bourque’s books are Plainsongs; The Doors Between Us; Burnt Water Suite; The Blue Boat; Call and Response: Conversations in Verse; In Ordinary Light, New and Selected Poems; and Holding the Notes. He served as Louisiana Poet Laureate in 2007-2008 and 2009-2011. He is Professor Emeritus in English at the University of Louisiana at Lafayette.

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 – 2:30 PM

State Library, Capitol View Room

Book Talk

Memory Wing

 

2:45 PM – 3:30 PM

Barnes & Noble Tent

Book Signing

 

4 PM – 4:45 PM

Senate Chamber

Discussion

In Conversation with Louisiana Writer Award Recipient, John Biguenet