Darrell Bourque

Darrell Bourque, former Louisiana Poet Laureate, recipient of the 2014 Louisiana Book Festival Writer Award, and the 2019 LEH Humanist of the Year is professor emeritus in English from ULL. A founding member of the Ernest J. Gaines Center, he has served as a board member since its opening.  Among his works are Megan’s Guitar and Other Poems from Acadie, From the Other Side: Henriette Delille and migraré.