Programs by Genre - Autobiography, Biography, and Memoir

9 a.m. to 9:45 a.m.
State Capitol Building, House Committee Room 4
Sherwood Anderson and Other Famous Creoles
Judith H. Bonner and Thomas Bonner Jr.

10 a.m. to 10:45 a.m.
State Capitol Building, House Chamber
Fame: The Hijacking of Reality
Justine Bateman

10 a.m. to 10:45 a.m.
State Capitol Building, House Committee Room 4
What Doesn’t Kill You: Reflections on the Ups, Downs, and In-Betweens
Folwell Dunbar, He Falls Well: A Memoir of Survival
George T. Malvaney, Cups Up: How I Organized a Klavern, Plotted a Coup, Survived Prison, Graduated College, Fought Polluters, and Started a Business

11 a.m. to 11:45 a.m.
State Capitol Building, House Committee Room 4
Gathering Strength: Memoirs of Resilience
Viola Fontenot, A Cajun Girl’s Sharecropping Years
Karen Milioto, Mustard Seeds and Water Lines
Jan Risher, Looking at the Stars from Old Algiers and Other Long Stories Short

11:45 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
State Capitol Building, House Committee Room 6
BlackCreole: Too White to be Black, Too Black to be White
Maurice M. Martinez

Noon to 12:45 p.m.
State Capitol Building, House Chamber
Theodore Roosevelt: A Literary Life
Thomas Bailey and Katherine Joslin
with Susan Larson, moderator

2:30 p.m. to 3 p.m.
State Capitol Building, House Committee Room 3
Cane River Bohemia: Cammie Henry and Her Circle at Melrose Plantation
Patricia Austin Becker

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