Ronald M. Gauthier
Ronald M. Gauthier is a library branch manager in Georgia and once served as an adult literacy instructor for the Louisiana prison system. He coauthored Killing Time, a nonfiction title about John Thomas, a man wrongfully convicted of murder and sentenced to death in Louisiana. Killing Time won the Innocence Project Media Award, the Indie Award for Best Fiction, and was selected by the Chicago Sun Times as one of the best books of 2010.
10 a.m. to 10:45 a.m.
State Capitol, House Committee Room 2
Called to Heal the Brokenhearted
1:15 p.m. to 2:30 p.m.
State Capitol, Senate Committee Room A
Celebrating Short Stories
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