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Birdfoot presents a Ligeti Mini-Festival

Danny Driver will perform at the new Birdfoot Chamber Music Festival.

Joe Shriner talks with Birdfoot's Jenna Sherry and horn player Roy Femenella about the upcoming concert honoring György Ligeti. The concerts take place on Wednesday, February 15 and Thursday, February 16, and both performances are free and open to the public. Read More »

Food Porn: Confessions of an egg hacktivist

The author's "Healthy McMuffin": turkey, egg, Sriracha and avocado. Eat that, clown.

The time has come once again, my friends, to discuss that perfect, beautiful, indispensible food without which life would be naught but shallow, melancholy grayness: the egg. Ah, the egg. I've discussed this Platonic ideal of a foodstuff ... Read More »

Know Louisiana: The Battle of New Orleans

(Tennessee State Library Photography Collection)

January 8 marks the 200th anniversary of the Battle of New Orleans. Our partners at, the Digital Encyclopedia of Louisiana, have an extensive entry on the events in Chalmette in 1815. The Battle of New Orleans, fought ... Read More »

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