UL Lafayette professor wins Louisiana Writer Award - KLFY News 10

UL Lafayette professor wins Louisiana Writer Award

A University of Louisiana at Lafayette professor is being honored as the recipient of the 2014 Louisiana Writer Award. 

Darrell Bourque, a poet and English professor at UL, was announced as the award winner by the state library of Louisiana. The award is given annually to recognize outstanding contributions to Louisiana's literary and intellectual life. Bourque's poetry collections focus on life in Louisiana.

His latest book is "Megan's Guitar and Other Poems from Acadie." 

Lt. Governor Jay Dardenne and State Librarian Rebecca Hamilton will present Bourque with the award in November during the Louisiana book festival.
Powered by WorldNow

1808 Eraste Landry Rd, PO Box 90665,
Lafayette LA 70509

Telephone: 337.981.4823
Fax: 337.984.8323
Email: tip10@klfy.com

Can’t find something?
Powered by WorldNow
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 Young Broadcasting of Louisiana, Inc. A Media General Company.