LAKE CHARLES, LA (KPLC) - An award-winning, freelance writer Boyce Upholt, will speak this afternoon at McNeese’s SEED center about the SAGE series this afternoon at 3 p.m.
Upholt will take his audience on a journey through an overlooked wilderness that he observed in the six week journey. They camped on islands and sand bars along the way.
He and some of his friends took a canoe with and traveled down the Mississippi River from St. Louis to the Gulf of Mexico.
Boyce Upholt is currently working on a book about the history of the Mississippi River.