RSS

literature

jim_bradshaw_cest_vrai.jpg

Paul Kieu

Searching for truths in French Louisiana with the "C'est Vrai" columnist more

People & Places

Author and journalist Walter Isaacson will teach at Tulane University more

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

Literature

Nine pounds of meticulously researched material surprises and challenges stereotypes more

Literature

KEN_1818.jpg

Loyola University New Orleans Photographer Kyle Encar

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

Visual & Performing Arts

bethannfennelly.jpg

Mike Stanton

Micro-memoirs by Mississippi Poet Laureate Beth Ann Fennelly more

Literature

batonrougetraditions.jpg

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

People & Places

book-festCREDIT_Jessica-Wilson-(1).jpg

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

Literature

allyall-brushwithfame-photocredit-StanCarpenter.jpg

Stan Carpenter

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

Visual & Performing Arts

New poems from Dr. Jack Bedell more

Literature

belle-journal.jpg

Cover art by Ellen Ogden

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

Literature

bridgesresize.jpg

Photo by Philip Gould

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

Visual & Performing Arts

BORDERS

Photo by James Ewing

Ebb & Flow reimagines the festival more

People & Places

mississippi vegan okra.jpg

Timothy Pakron

From a foreign concept to a cookbook more

Foodways

crawfish boat john laudun.jpg

John Laudun.

John Laudun's patchwork history is practically magic more

Literature

caroline gerdes fred westphal_credit robert giglio.jpg

Robert Giglio

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

History