Walker Percy




A list of Walker Percy's novels and nonfiction books in chronological order. 

Walker Percy archives

A substantial collection of letters, photographs, manuscripts, and book editions is housed in Special Collections at Loyola's Monroe library. 


We have completed the first stage of our ongoing project to compile a comprehensive bibliography of books by, about, and including Walker Percy. Books are listed alphabetically by author’s or editor’s last name. The list currently includes only English language books. 

conferences on Walker Percy's books

2013 conference: Still Lost in the Cosmos

The Walker Percy Center's second biennial Conference, October 11-12, 2013 at Loyola University in New Orleans.

2011 conference: The Moviegoer at Fifty

The Walker Percy Center's first biennial Conference, October 14-16, 2011 at Loyola University in New Orleans.

The Last Gentleman Conference has been postponed indefinitely

We regretfully announce that The Last Gentleman Conference, which had been originally scheduled for October 2015, has been postponed indefinitely. We are not accepting submissions and we have closed the “Submittables” website to avoid confusion. We are sorry for the inconvenience and disappointment that this causes you.

To all of you who have participated in our conferences on Walker Percy's books, we thank you for all of the good faith, support, and many contributions that you have made over the years.



The Samway Papers include a wide range of correspondence and other material related to Father Samway's interest in and research on Southern literature, with a focus on his biography of Walker Percy. Father Samway corresponded with a number of writers, scholars, and members of the Percy family. Father Samway has also donated a large collection of books by and about Southern authors that are housed in the Special Collections Room of the Monroe Library on Loyola's campus.

In Memorium

 Mrs. Walker Percy, Bertram Wyatt-Brown, Billups Phinzy Percy 

 Photographs of Walker Percy, his family, and friends

We are in the process of creating a collection of Walker Percy and related photos. If you have any you would like to share, please contact Rhoda Faust at wpc@loyno.edu. Thank you!  


We are also in the process of creating a collection of memories of and anecdotes about Walker Percy. If you have any you would like to share, please contact Rhoda Faust at wpc@loyno.edu. Thank you!