The Reading Life With the Tennessee Williams Festival, Marlene Trestman, And Rickey Laurentiis
This week on The Reading Life: Paul Willis and Tracy Ferrington Cunningham preview the 30th annual Tennessee Williams/New Orleans Literary Festival. Marlene Trestman talks about Fair Labor Lawyer: The Remarkable Life of New Deal Attorney and Supreme Court Advocate Bessie Margolin, and prize-winning poet Rickey Laurentiis tells us about writing Boy with Thorn and coming home for LitFest.
Paul Willis talks about some of his favorite memories of past N.O. Tennessee Williams Festivals.
Tracy Ferrington Cunningham talks about her involvement in the N.O. Tennessee Williams Festival.
Marlene Trestman talks about Bessie Margolin's success with the Supreme Court and also how writing this book impacted her.