Candice Huber owns New Orleans' premier geeky bookstore, board gaming store, and nerd mecca: Tubby & Coo's Mid-City Book Shop, named after her grandparents. She is also a writer, blogger, and editor, and she hosts and produces two podcasts: Novel Ideas in partnership with WRBH Reading Radio, and Winterfell & I Can't Get Up, a Game of Thrones podcast with her mom. She established Tubby & Coo's publishing company last year, which is publishing its first three books as we speak.
9:45 a.m. to 10:30 a.m.
State Capitol Building, Senate Committee Room E
Wonderfully Strange: Modern American Mythology
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