author of Un Poco Loco
1:30 PM on Friday, October 21
Richard Lyons returns to the symposium with his fourth collection Un Poco Loco, in which Lyons enlists portraits of artists, jazz musicians, entertainers and writers in a battle against intolerance and war, pride and desire. his other books include Fleur Carnivore, Hours of the Cardinal, and Modern Nights. He teaches creative writing and English at Mississippi State University.