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A Conversation With Luis Urrea

Shared Read author Luis Urrea discusses his work and career
When Aug 23, 2012
from 09:00 AM to 10:00 AM
Where Grand Salon
Contact Name
Contact Phone 225-578-2479
Attendees Honors College students and people in the LSU community who are interested in Luis Urrea's writing and career.
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Honors College Shared Read author Luis Urrea will discuss The Devil's Highway, which was a Pulitzer Prize Finalist for General Non-fiction in 2005.  This moderated discussion will be a chance for students to ask Urrea questions about his life and work as a writer of fiction and non-fiction. 

Luis Alberto Urrea is the author of 14 books, which represent a variety of genres, including non-fiction, poetry, the short story, and the novel. The Hummingbird's Daughter, his most recent novel, has just been optioned  by director Luis Mandoki for a film in which Antonio Banderas will star.


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