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Jones, an assistant professor in the Department of English and Foreign Languages, holds a BA in English from Louisiana State University, an MFA from the University of Memphis, and a PhD in English from the University of Louisiana at Lafayette. His fiction and nonfiction has appeared in more than 20 journals. His memoir “People of the Good God” was awarded a grant from the Louisiana Division of the Arts in 2001, and in 2006, his essay "Laotian New Year and Its Tradition" was the result of field research for the "New Populations Project" for the Louisiana Division of the Arts Folklife Program. He is the Director of Creative Writing at Cameron University.

Hardy Jones reads from "Every Bitter Thing"        Hardy Jones reads from "Every Bitter Thing"  

  Hardy Jones reads from his upcoming memoir.      Hardy Jones talks with students after the reading

see also: http://www.hardyjoneswriting.com/

 

 

 Hardy Jones reads from his book as part of the ESU creative writing program's Visiting Writers Series