The Reading Life: Kent Babb, Samantha Downing
Susan Larson talks with Kent Babb about his new book, “Across the River: Life, Death, and Football in an American City”, a great New Orleans story following the Edna Karr Cougars through the 2019 football season, and Samantha Downing about “For Your Own Good.”
Here’s what’s on tap in the literary life this week:
And just a reminder: with evolving COVID restrictions, best to check with venues before attending in-person events, and be sure to mask up.
Bob Mann discusses and signs “Back Rooms and Bayous: My Life in Louisiana Politics,” Saturday, August 28, from noon -2 p.m. at Barnes & Noble in Harvey.
April Fields, author of “A Version of You “and “Wild Flower, “presents a performance and reading followed by a book signing, Sunday, August 29, at 2 p.m. at Blue Cypress Books. Check out bluecypressbooks.com for ticket info. Tickets are available here!
Maurice Carlos Ruffin discusses and signs “The Ones Who Don’t Say They Love You,” Tuesday, August 31 at 6 p.m. at Octavia Books