Neil White, bestselling author of In the Sanctuary of Outcasts, has been a newspaper editor, magazine publisher, advertising executive, and federal prisoner. Among other honors, he was named 2010 Southern Library Association Outstanding Author of the Year for his memoir about the year he lived with the last victims of leprosy in the continental United States. He lives in Oxford, Mississippi, where he operates a small publishing company, writes plays and essays, and teaches memoir writing.
State Capitol, House Committee Room 5
Milk and Sugar: The Complete Book of Seersucker
Book-loving volunteers are essential to the Louisiana Book Festival's success. Whether it's escorting authors, guiding visitors, selling refreshments, working with children in the Young Readers Pavilion or other fun and rewarding assignments, the Louisiana Book Festival wants you to join the volunteer team.