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Posts in category “Louisiana”

The T.M. Landry Fraud

A school for poor black kids in Louisiana sounded too good to be true — and it was

Posted November 30th, 2018

View From Your Table

Baton Rouge, Louisiana

Posted October 20th, 2018

LSU Haka Dad FTW!

This is why the Tigers beat Georgia 36-16

Posted October 14th, 2018

Sequitur: A Lighthouse

In Baton Rouge, come meet some people who are not cursing the educational darkness, but lighting candles

Posted September 30th, 2018

Jordan Taylor, Local Hero

A supermarket stock clerk shows compassion to autistic teenager

Posted August 1st, 2018

Blacklisting A Pro-Life Movie

Producers of Roe v. Wade running into ideological production obstacles, even in conservative Louisiana

Posted July 3rd, 2018

The Little Joys Of Southern Life

The blessings of church lady nurses in doctors’ offices

Posted June 5th, 2018

Walker Percy & In-Breakings Of Grace

Finding reasons to live and to love in the ruins. Also, bourbon on the back porch

Posted May 16th, 2018

Guy Ruth

The cosmopolitan cousin who dressed to the nines for her Hurricane Katrina rescue has passed

Posted May 14th, 2018

That’s Despair?

Of crawfish, beer, and living with love and hope in the ruins — according to Walker Percy

Posted May 1st, 2018

This Must Be The Place

Your Working Boy and his boy take a trip to Jazzfest in New Orleans

Posted April 30th, 2018

Walker Percy Weekend 2018 Poster

Just out. That’s Shelby Foote and Walker Percy in 1986. Are you …

Posted April 26th, 2018

Finding Grace At Walker Percy Weekend

A poetic reverie under the live oaks in a Southern cemetery

Posted March 22nd, 2018

The Walker Percy Option

A way of living in modernity for bad Catholics and fellow travelers

Posted February 7th, 2018

Celebrating American Diversity

Guess who was shopping at Whole Foods today?

Posted January 20th, 2018

Buckskin Bill, RIP

Beloved children’s entertainer passes away

Posted January 11th, 2018

Walker Percy Weekend Video

Five minutes in the life of a Southern literary and culture festival

Posted January 5th, 2018