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May 2018

Meet three chefs bringing BIG flavors to small Louisiana towns more

Small Town Chefs

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Nathanael Gassett

One night in a city both proper and improper more

Getaways

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Lucie Monk Carter

Power boats and pirogues may be more the norm on Louisiana waterways, but sailing vessels still ride high in the state’s maritime history more

Outdoor Adventures

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Courtesy of the U.S. Civil Rights Trail

“The line that brings all these sites together is, what happened here changed the world.” more

Getaways

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Kourtney Zimmerman

Paddling through the eerie beauty of the Amite River more

Outdoor Adventures

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Lucie Monk Carter

The Senegalese chef is ready for Louisiana to taste the culinary cousins of many Creole favorites more

Supper Club

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Lucie Monk Carter

At Laura Plantation, Norman Marmillion asks visitors to follow the story of Creole culture's development in the commingling of West African, West European, and Native American cultures more

Supper Club

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Courtesy Adelle Gautier

An actress, storyteller, and educator, Gautier regales and delights with her animated renditions of African, Caribbean and African-American lore more

Supper Club

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Lucie Monk Carter

In 2007, after a 95-year ban, absinthe became legal again in the U.S. more

Foodways

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Lucie Monk Carter

Summer in a jar more

Recipes

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Just in time to combat the summer vapors more

Recipes

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Lucie Monk Carter

Donney Rose has never hesitated to use his voice more

People & Places

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Lucie Monk Carter

“In Heaven, every bite has mushroom in it.” more

Foodways

The Louisiana roots of Texas' first capital more

History

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Sarah Liberta leads aromatic lessons more

Foodways 1 Comments

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Wendy Wilson Billiot

Apple snails eat the vegetation until there is no more; then, with a lung that enables them to breathe out of the water, they move onto dry ground to continue feeding. more

Knowing Nature

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Leah Morace

Leah Morace's whose impressionistic land- and waterscapes depict the wildlife and scenery of her home state more

Visual & Performing Arts

An exhibition at the renovated Cabildo explores Spanish influence in New Orleans more

History

When my number was called, I staggered into my spot, fell to my knees, located a primal corner of my being, and let loose. more

Literature

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Lucie Monk Carter

US Bicycle Route 90 is a project to identify an official route to guide long-distance cyclists riding the Southern Tier Bicycle Route more

Outdoor Adventures