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Posts in category “Louisiana”

Making A Christmas Memory

Reading Truman Capote’s classic short story by the fire

Posted December 8th, 2017

Ghost Photobombs Plantation Selfie

A spectral presence in window of haunted St. Francisville mansion

Posted December 5th, 2017

Gumbo For Classical Christian Education

An October 12 fundraiser that will fill your belly with good things, cher

Posted October 11th, 2017

Louisiana, Land Of Humidity

In which a mushroom grows in the carpet of a hotel

Posted July 29th, 2017

Clay Higgins’s Auschwitz Selfie

La. Congressman visits death camp, uses it as stage set for self-promotional video

Posted July 5th, 2017

Pride & Louisiana Politics

The long memory of a school’s alumni will have political repercussions

Posted June 5th, 2017

Walker Percy Weekend 2017 Wrap

Notes from a rainy, bourbony, crawfishy, literary party in (West) Feliciana Parish

Posted June 4th, 2017

Dressing For Walker Percy Weekend

Jeanne and Ron, four time Walker Percy Weekend visitors, always make t-shirts …

Posted June 3rd, 2017

Once Again, It’s Walker Percy Weekend

Postcard from St. Francisville

Posted June 2nd, 2017

Protecting LSMSA Tradition

Why alumni of a special public school are so emotional about its name

Posted June 2nd, 2017

Wet Walker Percy Weekend

Headed to St. Francisville for the festival? Bring your umbrella

Posted June 1st, 2017

A Monumental History

Further thoughts on execrating Confederate statuary

Posted May 24th, 2017

The Day They Took Old Dixie Down

In New Orleans, erasing history will do nothing to make the present day better

Posted May 19th, 2017

A Tale Of Two Photos

Art and the pursuit of deep truth

Posted May 1st, 2017

One Month Away From Walker Percy Weekend

  Walker Percy Weekend 2017 draws nigh!   I was at Q Ideas last …

Posted May 1st, 2017

Louisiana FTW!

Crawfish cheering Dr. John at New Orleans Jazzfest

Posted April 30th, 2017

Lost Causes And Stand-Taking Down South

The New Yorker profiles me and the story of my family

Posted April 24th, 2017