Sam Irwin...

is the author of

Louisiana Crawfish:

A Succulent History of the Cajun Crustacean.

Louisiana Crawfish

Louisiana Crawfish

A Succulent History of the Cajun Crustacean


A Succulent History of the Cajun Crustacean


Louisiana Crawfish ON TOUR

Author Sam Irwin is available
for speaking engagements

Events, book signings & special happenings

July 24, Noon; Video presentation and reading
West Baton Rouge Museum Lunch & Learn
Port Allen, La.

July 31, 6 - 8 p.m.; Video presentation & reading
Foundation for Historical Louisiana Meeting
Old Governor's Mansion
Baton Rouge, La.

Aug. 12, Noon; Video Presentation and reading

Plaquemine Rotary Club
Plaquemine, La.

Sept. 3,  7 p.m.; Video Presentation and reading
Jefferson Parish Library
Metairie, La.

Sept. 9, 6 – 7:30 p.m.; Video presentation & reading
U.S. Mint Louisiana State Museum
New Orleans, La.



Louisiana shrimp, crawfish and honey producers detail illegal import problems
By Benjamin Alexander-BlochJuly 16, 2014

 Louisiana shrimp, crawfish and honey producers on Wednesday afternoon (July 16) detailed problems of illegal foreign imports, particularly Chinese companies that at times circumvent U.S. customs laws.our paragraph here. Read Story

Jackson Free Press

Pop-Up Ballot: Best Place for Crawfish
July 16, 2014

The Crawdad Hole's existence makes lazy summer weekends in Jackson automatically better. When the days heat up and Louisiana fishermen start sending up those tiny delicious red crustaceans, the Crawdad Hole's season to shine begins. Read Story