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Lucie Monk Carter

Jeremy Simien's growing art collection focuses on rare depictions of Creoles of color more

Visual & Performing Arts

Disentangling the sweet potato and the yam more

Foodways

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Nathanael Gassett

One night in a city both proper and improper more

Getaways

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William Guion

New book by William Guion offers a poetic vision of the unique Creole interpretive site more

People & Places

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Photo by Jill Benton Glass

After twenty years of brightening the grounds of Butler Greenwood with his plumage and personality, Humphrey the peacock has flown the coop. more

Knowing Nature

Privacy and luxury with the person you love most more

CR Overnight

Spend the night in one of The Inn at Houmas House’s charming cottages more

CR Overnight

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Photo by Gary Dauphin

A photo by Gary Dauphin more

Relics Photo Project

Rodney, Mississippi

Photo by Janie Fortenberry

The past presses in more

Outdoor Adventures

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Frank McMains

Thibodaux delivers a small town getaway with a decidedly Cajun accent more

Getaways

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Photos by Lucie Monk Carter

Growing a new crop of organic farmers in South Louisiana more

Foodways

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Photos by Frank McMains

The Whitney Plantation museum’s unflinching examination of slavery in the American South. more

History

The influential but undersung Henry Howard gets his due more

House & Home

From the restoration of architectural elegance to the appointment of sumptuous furnishings, this historic structure has been brought to new brilliance more

People & Places

A debut on the world heritage stage more

History

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Photo by Ruth Laney

David Greely uses Shadows-on-the-Teche as both inspiration and recording studio. more

Visual & Performing Arts

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Source: indiegogo.com/projects/saving-prospect-hill

Archaeologists want to save Prospect Hill plantation for historical research. more

History

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Photo by Henry Cancienne

The private home of the Shaffer family, this restored Victorian plantation is now open to the public more

History

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Joshua S. Hall

A house with nine lives on Pointe Coupee's lost Atchafalaya River Road more

House & Home

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Photo by Sam Irwin

The fate of human remains that are uncovered by archaeologists more

History