Bayou Celebrates Fifteen Years of Publication


Bayou Magazine will celebrate its fifteenth year of publication on September 1st, when our Open Submissions period begins. For more information, please visit our Submission Guidelines page.

Interview with Dorothy Allison

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Dorothy Allison

“To talk about class from the bottom is to talk about shame and self-hatred. To do it with any depth is to show yourself in some way the creation of that contempt and despair that is endemic to being helpless and resentful of the culture that holds you and those you love in such terrible disdain.”

Read the whole interview here

Literary New Orleans: September Events

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Daren Wang at Octavia Books, 9/14

Monday the 4th

Neil Gaiman Book Club, Tubby & Coo’s, 6-7 PM

Friday the 8th

Awards presentation, discussion, and signing with Louise Penny and Trudy Nan Boyce, recipients of the 2017 Pinckley Prizes for Crime Fiction, Academy of the Sacred Heart’s Nims Fine Arts Center, 6 PM        

See all events here