Advocate staff photo by TRAVIS SPRADLING -- In a rare gathering, all four living former governors of Louisiana discussed the ups and downs of their time in office as part of the Council for a Better Louisiana's 50th anniversary celebration luncheon Dec. 12, 2012, at the Hilton Baton Rouge Capitol Center. From left to right, are former Govs. Buddy Roemer, Edwin Edwards, Kathleen Blanco,and Mike Foster

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Three former Louisiana governors — Edwin Edwards, Buddy Roemer and Kathleen Blanco — will headline an annual political program at Loyola University in New Orleans next week.

The Loyola Institute of Politics’ fifth annual Ed Renwick Lecture is entitled “One Louisiana, Three Perspectives.” It is scheduled for March 26 in the Louis J. Roussel Performance Hall located in the Communications/Music Complex on Loyola’s main campus.