Interview with Tillie Walden

Tillie Walden

Tillie Walden

“I don’t really know where I see myself in the comics world as it moves forward. I’m just going to draw what I want, and whether or not that fits in with where everyone else is doesn’t really matter.”

Read the complete interview here.

Literary New Orleans: February Events

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George Saunders

Thursday the 1st

Howard Phillips Smith discusses and signs his book, Unveiling the Muse: The Lost History of Gay Carnival in New Orleans, Garden District Book Shop, 6-7:30 PM

Sunday the 4th

Poetry Night, Maple Leaf Bar, 3 PM

See all events here.

Pushcart Prize Nominations 

Sized Pushcart Image 294x221Bayou is delighted to announce our Pushcart Prize nominations. The Pushcart Prize recognizes the best of the best from small presses across the country. Congratulations to our nominees.


In the Future, Nicholas Lepre

Lineage, Layla Al-Bedawi


Losing Layers, Caroline N. Simpson

Impermanence Blazing, Samantha Atkins


Questions for Stacy Dash on Dionne Davenport, Naima Yael Tokunow

Goodnight Lyric, Kristina Marie Darling