Pulitzer winner Bragg to give lectures in Amite _lowres

Rick Bragg

The Amite Arts Council is bringing Pulitzer Prize-winning writer Rick Bragg to Amite on Oct. 20 as part of Southeastern Louisiana University’s Fanfare, a celebration of the arts, a news release said.

Bragg will give a lecture to high school students at 10 a.m. and a free evening lecture to residents at 7 p.m. The lectures will be at the Amite High Theatre, 403. S. Laurel St., Amite.

A reception will be held at the Amite branch of the parish library, 204 N.E. Central Ave., following the evening lecture.

For more information, call (985) 748-8761.