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Author and journalist Walter Isaacson will teach at Tulane University more

Nov 22, 2017 9:32 AM Literature

Louisiana State University Press has released "Lee’s Tigers Revisited: The Louisiana Infantry in the Army of Northern Virginia," a greatly expanded edition of 1987's "Lee’s Tigers," the first book (and doctoral dissertation) of Dr. Terry L. Jones more

Nov 21, 2017 12:26 PM Literature

Nine pounds of meticulously researched material surprises and challenges stereotypes more

Oct 24, 2017 9:45 AM Literature

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Loyola University New Orleans Photographer Kyle Encar

With foresight and empathy, Tony Kushner writes on tensions in his Lake Charles childhood more

Oct 23, 2017 12:41 PM Visual & Performing Arts

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Mike Stanton

Micro-memoirs by Mississippi Poet Laureate Beth Ann Fennelly more

Oct 10, 2017 2:38 PM Literature

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Lucie Monk Carter

Conducted between 2013 and 2017, the Baton Rouge Folklife Survey revealed what Maida Owens knew in her heart: rather than lacking an identity, Baton Rouge is a "cultural microcosm" of Louisiana. more

Sep 26, 2017 4:45 PM People & Places

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jessica wilson

The fourteenth annual Louisiana Book Festival has everything a book lover (or festival lover) could want: writing workshops, author talks and panels, book signings, books for sale, and—of course—live music and food. more

Sep 26, 2017 12:38 PM Literature

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Stan Carpenter

In “All Y’all,” Southerners shape their personal narratives more

Aug 24, 2017 3:47 AM Visual & Performing Arts

New poems from Dr. Jack Bedell more

Aug 23, 2017 4:42 PM Literature

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Cover art by Ellen Ogden

The literary journal redefines the Southern belle by way of poetry, prose, and visual art more

Jul 12, 2017 3:53 PM Literature

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Photo by Philip Gould

Photographer Philip Gould has embarked on a project to photograph the most interesting bridges of the Mississippi River. more

May 22, 2017 10:51 AM Visual & Performing Arts

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Photo by James Ewing

Ebb & Flow reimagines the festival more

Mar 23, 2017 4:30 PM People & Places

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Timothy Pakron

From a foreign concept to a cookbook more

Mar 23, 2017 2:00 PM Foodways

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John Laudun.

John Laudun's patchwork history is practically magic more

Mar 23, 2017 1:10 PM Literature

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Robert Giglio

This infamous neighborhood has a rich history and culture, beyond our associations with Katrina more

Mar 23, 2017 10:46 AM History