James A. Jordan
James A. Jordan is pursuing his PhD at Georgia State. His work has appeared or is forthcoming in The Bitter Southerner, New South, Quarterly West, and The Saturday Evening Post Online, among others. A recipient of the Paul Bowles Fellowship and member of the Peauxdunque Literary Alliance, he serves as a Festival Associate for the Tennessee Williams/New Orleans Literary Festival and Saints and Sinners LGBT Festival. He received his MFA from the University of New Orleans.
Noon to 12:45 p.m.
A.Z. Young Park, Author Tent 1
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.