Hannah Jones is a poet, writer, weirdo, and Manager of the National Student Poets Program, having worked on the Program since 2014. As Jaida Jones, five of their co-written fantasy novels have been published by Bantam Spectra/Random House and HarperTeen, including 2020’s young adult fantasy, Master of One. They live in Brooklyn with their wife and too many cats
12:45 pm to 1:45 pm
State Library, Fifth Floor, Capitol View Room
National Student Poets 2023 with Louisiana Poets Laureate
with Darrell Bourque, Jacqueline Flores, Miles Hardingwood, Shangri-La Hou, Kallan McKinney, Gabriella Miranda, Mona Lisa Saloy, and moderator Hannah Jones
2:00 pm to 2:45 pm
Cavalier House Books 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.