Nola Culture


Nola Culture


A collection of the featured stories focusing on New Orleans culture.

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Shakor - Art in New Orleans
Shakor opened his art studio in 2008 in the French Quarter. He reflects back on how New Orleans culture influences his artwork and gaining popularity in the community, including amongst several celebrities.

New Orleans Mardi Gras Indians
The Mardi Gras Indians have a second line in Uptown, Downtown and Algiers New Orleans. New Orleans natives from all over the city come out to walk the streets of New Orleans during this tradition. This is all day event is known as Super Sunday.

A Conversation with Leah Chase
The queen of New Orleans cuisine and Civil Rights legend, Leah Chase talks about the highlights of her life.

My Nola My Story: Vaucresson Sausage
Vaucresson Creole Cafe & Deli is part of My Nola, My Story, a Digital Humanities project by Xavier University of Louisiana's Mass Communication department students, led by Dr. Shearon Roberts. This report is produced by Zora Thomas
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