Monthly Archive : Features

From Charlie Brown to the cha-cha

Editor's Note: In honor and memory of Sharon Litwin, The Queen here at NolaVie, we will be publishing a piece from her every day for the next month. Sharon was an advocate and spokeswoman for arts, culture, people, and policies ... Read More »

Culture Watch: Art from the heart

For Throwback Thursday, we revisit a piece first published in October 2011 about primitive artist Sister Gertrude Morgan, a now-renowned folk artist who came to New Orleans in the 1930s, preached on the streets of the city she called “the headquarters of sin,” and established her missionary headquarters in a small house in the Lower Nine. NOMA's William Fagaly recalls the woman and her art. Read More »


In this week's edition of NOLAbeings, photo journalist Claire Bangser meets a couple of Carnival kids, a costumed grandmother and an ophthalmologist with a statement hat. Read More »

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