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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

Authors

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Olympia Vernon
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Olympia Vernon is the critically acclaimed author of three novels. Her first novel, Eden, won the American Academy of Arts and Letters Richard and Hinda Rosenthal Foundation Award and was a New York Times New & Noteworthy paperback. Her second novel, A Killing in This Town, was a New York Times Editor’s Choice pick and won the first Ernest J. Gaines Award for Literary Excellence.

Panelist

 

3 PM – 4 PM

House Committee Room 4

Discussion

Southscapes: Geographies of Race, Region, and Literature

 

4:15 PM – 5 PM

Barnes & Noble Tent

Book Signing