Jason Christian was born and raised in Oklahoma. His fiction and essays have appeared in Cleaver Magazine, Jellyfish Review, The New Republic, Vol. 1 Brooklyn, and elsewhere. He is finishing an MFA in fiction at LSU, and he lives in New Orleans.
9 a.m. to 10 a.m.
State Capitol Building, Senate Chamber
The Haves and Have Nots: Exploring the American Dream
Book-loving volunteers are essential to the Louisiana Book Festival's success. Whether it's escorting authors, guiding visitors, selling refreshments, working with children in the Young Readers Pavilion or other fun and rewarding assignments, the Louisiana Book Festival wants you to join the volunteer team.