J. Bruce Fuller
J. Bruce Fuller is a Louisiana native. His chapbooks include The Dissenter's Ground and Flood and his poems have appeared in The Southern Review, Crab Orchard Review, McNeese Review, Birmingham Poetry Review, and Louisiana Literature, among others. He has received scholarships from Bread Loaf, the Sewanee Writers’ Conference, and Stanford University, where he was a Wallace Stegner Fellow. He currently teaches at Sam Houston State University where he is managing/acquisitions editor at Texas Review Press.
2:15 p.m. to 3:15 p.m.
Capitol Park Event Center, Meeting Room
I Hear Louisiana Singing: A Walt Whitman 200th Birthday Celebration
This program made possible in part by funding from the Louisiana Endowment for the Humanities.
3:30 p.m. to 4:15 p.m.
Barnes & Noble Bookselling Tent
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.