Rod Dreher

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Posts tagged “New Orleans”

An American Girl Tale

Marie-Grace and Cécile, and a little-known history of race in America.

Posted September 6th, 2014

View From Your Table

Dessert at dinner tonight. The eater of the dessert was the great …

Posted July 25th, 2014

It’s New Orleans, Baby

Overheard this conversation at a coffee shop on Magazine Street this morning: …

Posted July 24th, 2014

View From Your Table

Here’s how I ended my day: with a dozen raw oysters at …

Posted July 7th, 2014

The Value Of Walking To Church

Naomi Schaefer Riley profiles a New Orleans pastor who believes people should …

Posted June 6th, 2014

Walker Percy Weekend: One Month To Go!

I spent most of the day in New Orleans. Had lunch with …

Posted May 6th, 2014

The Southern Walmart Gothic Of Mr. Bobby Lounge

Just got back in from New Orleans, having driven down at the …

Posted May 4th, 2014

Because New Orleans. No Other Reason Necessary

Mickey Easterling, a grande dame of New Orleans party-giving, died last week …

Posted April 23rd, 2014

The Whole World Is The Prytania Theater

A reader sends this from a balcony overlooking Bourbon Street this afternoon. …

Posted March 4th, 2014

Archbishop To Builders: Abortion Mill Or Church?

The Roman Catholic Archbishop of New Orleans has issued an ultimatum to …

Posted February 14th, 2014

Ray Nagin Is A Crook. The Jury Says So.

The former New Orleans mayor was convicted of multiple fraud, bribery, and …

Posted February 12th, 2014

View From Your Table

That’s No. 1 Son at Taqueria Corona on Magazine Street, trying to …

Posted November 29th, 2013

View From Your Thanksgiving Table

We just returned from an Italian Thanksgiving lunch at Domenica, in New …

Posted November 28th, 2013

View From Your Table

  Man, you shoulda been here. I had raw oysters tonight at …

Posted November 27th, 2013

View From Your Table

Posted October 16th, 2013

Katrina Cops Go Back To Square One

This is a shocker, a real shocker: Citing “grotesque prosecutorial misconduct” on …

Posted September 17th, 2013

How Should We Regard Southern Decadence?

This is Southern Decadence weekend in New Orleans. Decadence is a gay …

Posted September 2nd, 2013