New Orleans has a rich legacy of music, food, cocktails and literature.
This festival for writers and lovers of literature kicks off soon. The 23rd annual Tennessee Williams/New Orleans Literary Festival, March 25-29, 2009. The five-day fete, which celebrates the life and legacy of Tennessee Williams in the adopted city he called his "spiritual home".
The line up looks impressive the cost is relatively low. Good value for all literary types. See the Nola.com coverage of the event's announcement including video clips here.