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Book Talks

12:15 p.m. - 12:45 p.m.

How (Geoff Wyss)
Location: House Committee Room 1

1 p.m. - 1:45 p.m.

American Decameron (Mark Dunn)
Location: House Chamber

2 p.m. - 2:45 p.m.

Stray Decorum (George Singleton)
Location: Senate Chamber

Discussions

10 a.m. - 11 a.m.

Something in the Water: 20 Louisiana Stories
Celeste Berteau, Joe Landrum and Dean Paschal with Editor John P. Travis moderating
Location: House Committee Room 4

10:45 a.m. - Noon

Independently Published Authors Panel
Ron Gauthier moderates this panel featuring several independently published authors from several different genres. In Short Stories: Lana Laws Downing's Heaven and High Water: Fictional Stories based on the Early Life of Alfreda Felterman Lewis.
Location: House Committee Room 3

12:15 p.m. - 1:15 p.m.

Tim O'Brien's The Things They Carried
and Its Place in the Tradition of American War Literature
Charles Elliott, Harry Laver and Mary McCay discuss Tim O'Brien's The Things They Carried, presented by the Louisiana Endowment for the Humanities in partnership with the State Library of Louisiana as part of the statewide Big Read
Location: House Committee Room 3

12:45 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.

The Greatest Show: Stories
Michael Downs with MaryKatherine Callaway moderating
Location: House Committee Room 5