The Walker Percy Center
Welcome to The Walker Percy Center for Writing and Publishing!
We thank you for visiting our site and hope you find things in it that are of value to you. The WPC is trying to create a loving, connected community of people who find Walker Percy's writings and ideas important to their lives.
Community Creative Writing Courses
The Loyola Writing Institute has offered creative writing workshops to the New Orleans community since 1993. Now offering a diverse set of lengths and topics, these non-credit evening workshops are open to aspiring writers of all ages and skill levels.
For more information and to enroll, go to the Loyola Writing Institute page.
We are happy to announce that LSU Press will be publishing a new book of essays about Walker Percy's National Book Award winner The Moviegoer in April 2016. It is edited by Jennifer Levasseur and Mary McCay.
On Mardi Gras, Ambivalence, and The Moviegoer
Novelist George Bishop discusses his love of The Moviegoer
Walker Percy Centennial is 2016!
Montreat College to Host Walker Percy Centennial Event April 28 to 30
Photos of Walker Percy courtesy of Rhoda K. Faust
Walker Percy Center for Writing & Publishing
Loyola University New Orleans
6363 St. Charles Ave.
Campus Box 157
New Orleans, LA 70118