Year: 2008

Galvin reviewed in Boston Globe

Whirl Is King, the new book of poems by Brenden Galvin, received a glowing review from The Boston Globe.  "…what's always set Galvin apart is his firsthand facility as well… READ MORE

Season’s Greetings from LSU Press!

We are still on for Season's Readings today at 3:30 p.m.  Come see us at the Baton Rouge Gallery for our annual holiday sales event.  20% off and free gift… READ MORE

LSU Press Remembers Pinkie Gordon Lane

Dr. Pinkie Gordon Lane, LSU Press author and former Louisiana Poet Laureate, died on December 3rd at Our Lady of the Lake Regional Medical Center after a short illness.  She… READ MORE

Holzer wins National Humanities Medal

Lincoln scholar Howard Holzer was awarded the National Humanities Medal at a recent White House ceremony.  Holzer is the author and editor of many books including The Emancipation Proclamation: Three… READ MORE

Kate Chopin house destroyed

A fire destroyed the Kate Chopin house in Cloutierville, LA, early Wednesday morning.  The house, a National Historic Landmark, was briefly home to the famous author and recently housed the… READ MORE