James A. Jordan
James A. Jordan is pursuing his PhD at Southern Mississippi. His work has appeared or is forthcoming in Fiction Southeast, The Greensboro Review, and The Saturday Evening Post, among others. A 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.
11 a.m. to 11:45 a.m.
State Capitol Building, Senate Committee Room C
Falling Stars, Falling Birds: The Aftermath of Loss
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