Carin Chapman earned her MFA in Creative Writing from the University of New Orleans. Her fiction most recently appeared in the anthology Monday Nights and has been shortlisted for several prizes, including the William Faulkner/William Wisdom prize in short fiction. She is an instructor of English at Southeastern Louisiana University.
1 p.m. to 2 p.m.
State Capitol Building, Senate Committee Room C
Short Stories: Investigating the Unified Collection
2:15 p.m. to 3 p.m.
Barnes & Noble Bookselling Tent
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