Rod Dreher

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Posts in category “Louisiana”

Can Your State Do This?

Louisiana comes through once again. ‘Call me,’ says dentally intriguing, erotically compelling rustic

Posted July 28th, 2015

The End of Westboro Baptist?

In which the ghoulish cult is headed to a fight it has picked with Cajuns

Posted July 25th, 2015

A Clergy Family in Great Need

A family of five living on bare bones prepares for a special-needs baby

Posted July 19th, 2015

Bastille Day

Mixed emotions on the French national holiday

Posted July 14th, 2015

Father’s Day

Dads and offspring in Starhill

Posted June 21st, 2015

The Christ-Haunted Drugstore

Flannery O’Connor and the cash-register prophecy

Posted June 18th, 2015

Rome: A Long Way from Leeville

Why the papal encyclical doesn’t matter to coastal Louisiana Catholics

Posted June 18th, 2015

Farewell, Fannie Bell

Blaze Starr moves on to the Eternal Burlesque

Posted June 15th, 2015

Thirty Years Since Finding Our Tribe

After three decades, classmates gather at the Louisiana School for Math, Science, and the Arts

Posted June 14th, 2015

Look At This Baby Possum

More calming and bliss-spreading than Grey Goose and Xanax

Posted June 12th, 2015

Twilight in the Garden of Gin Fizzes

A view from our Love in the Ruins cocktail party at Walker Percy Weekend

Posted June 10th, 2015

Republican Misrule

In Louisiana, a lack of leadership — and followership

Posted June 9th, 2015

A Very Louisiana Injury

The sweet pain left over from Walker Percy Weekend

Posted June 8th, 2015

The Remains of the Weekend

Four hundred of Walker Percy’s friends came to town the other day

Posted June 8th, 2015

It’s Walker Percy Weekend!

Old friends and good times in the ruins of a Louisiana plantation

Posted June 6th, 2015

View From Your Walker Percy Weekend

Welcome to WPW 2015. Abandon all despair ye who enter here, and grab yourself a gin fizz

Posted June 5th, 2015

Icon of South Louisiana

This is us. And you are welcome here. Let’s eat!

Posted May 5th, 2015