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Center for the Book

Celebrating Readers, Writers and Their Books

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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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David M. Parsons
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Dave Parsons, 2011 Texas Poet Laureate, is recipient of an NEH Dante Fellowship to SUNY, the French-American Legation Poetry Prize, 1999 Texas Review Poetry Prize, and Texas Christian University's 2006 Baskerville Publisher's Prize for an outstanding poem. His four books are David M. Parsons New & Selected Poems; Editing Sky (Texas Review Poetry Prize); Color of Mourning; and Feathering Deep. He was inducted into The Texas Institute of Letters in 2009.

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