The Reading Life: Rick Bragg

Nov 20, 2020

Susan talks with Rick Bragg, whose new book is “Where I Come From: Stories from the Deep South.”

  • Just a reminder Words and Music: A Literary Feast in New Orleans, takes place this weekend in a new online incarnation. Check out for complete schedule. A few things to look forward to: Friday, November 20, at 3 p.m. The Peauxdunque Review and Words & Music are proud to co-present the winners and runners up of the 2020 Words & Music Writing Competition: Katie Devine, Constance Adler, Elizabeth Gross, Titus Chalk, Andy Young, and R. Tiara Malone. And Sunday, November 22, at 12:30, don’t miss an online performance of Tom Dent’s great play, “Ritual Murder.” The closing day is billed as “A Day of Dent,” and should be fantastic.
  • Edward Ball discusses his book “Life of a Klansman: A Family History in White Supremacy,” in a zoom discussion with Michael Lomax, the president and CEO of the United Negro College Fund and former president of Dillard University Monday, November 23, at 6 p.m. Free but go to to register.
  • Rick Bragg appears in a zoom conversation with Terri Troncale, Tuesday, November 24, at 6 p.m. To register, go to