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Contact: Christine Payton Nov. 30, 2007
(337) 482-6397, payton@louisiana.edu
 
HOLIDAY BOOK SIGNING, GIFT BAZAAR AT UL LAFAYETTE
 
The Center for Louisiana Studies at UL Lafayette will host its first Holiday Book Signing and Gift Bazaar on Dec. 11 from 5 to 7:30 p.m. at the Alumni Center on St. Mary Boulevard.

Several authors including the state’s newest Poet Laureate Darrell Bourque will sign and discuss their latest books. In addition, a wide selection of Ragin’ Cajuns and other gift merchandise will be sold. Holiday food and music will be showcased as well.

Available limited-edition books and clearance titles with prices starting at $1 will be available as well. Special discounts will be offered for all UL Lafayette employees, students and alumni.

This free-admission event is open to the public.

Authors scheduled to appear include: Barry Jean Ancelet and Philip Gould, coauthors of One Generation at a Time; Carl Brasseaux, author of Scattered to the Wind; Darrell Bourque, author of The Blue Boat; Henry Robertson, author of the Emergence of Whig Party in Louisiana, 1828-1840; May Waggoner, author of Le Plus Beau Pais du Monde; Fred Daspit, author of the Louisiana Architecture series; and Ray Brassieur and Greg Guirard, coauthors of Inherit the Atchafalaya.

For more information about the book signing and gift bazaar, contact the Center for Louisiana Studies at (337) 482-6027 or by email at cls@louisiana.edu.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Document last revised Friday, November 30, 2007 10:37 AM

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