A look at how the genre has changed and who is taking it forward into the 21st century.
The bestselling author talks about the struggle between darkness and lightness and landscape as destiny in his new novel — and the importance of writing every day.
The 'Serena' author's new novel set in Appalachia captures the torturous nature of the human condition.
Twenty-six of the latest mysteries, short story collections, fiction & debut novels from the South.
A review of 'Neverhome,' the trailer for Ron Rash's 'Serena' and movie news about Donna Tartt's 'The Goldfinch,' plus lots of upcoming book signings and a short short about a boar's head. Happy Literary Friday!
Start of 'The Silent Sister' readalong, tracking the Zodiac killer in Louisiana, why John Grisham is sorry, news on Jackson's Welty Biennial & a chilling short story about a missing girl. Happy Literary Friday!
Twenty-six of the latest beach reads, mysteries and romances from down South.
A double book giveaway for the 50th edition. Celebrating Flannery O'Connor's birthday with a hometown parade. Ron Rash goes to Hollywood. Spring writers conferences and book festivals in Literary Events. And an essay about finding "Glory" in Mississippi. Happy Literary Friday!
Held October 27 on the grounds of and inside the Louisiana State Capitol in Baton Rouge, the Louisiana Book Festival was a wonderful way to spend a sunny, chilly day.
This Saturday, October 27, Louisiana's State Library in Baton Rouge and the Louisiana Center for the Book host the Louisiana Book Festival - a free literary celebration with 148 authors and more than 100 programs.