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Shakeup shows resiliency of newspapers in New Orleans

Shakeup shows resiliency of newspapers in New Orleans

May 7, 2019


Filed under News

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — It’s a media shake-up that will leave New Orleans with one major newspaper, instead of two, for the first time in nearly seven years. Yet, in a way, this week’s announcement that the owners of The New Orleans Advocate have purchased The Times-Picayune shows the resiliency of print...

Revealing the magic in devastation with literature

Revealing the magic in devastation with literature

Larshell Green, Editor-In-Chief

July 23, 2018


Filed under Archive, Arts & Entertainment, Showcase

During the weekend prior to Hurricane Katrina, alumnus Bryan Camp began working on an assignment for a university writing course. It later developed into a work of fiction that Camp determined would take a unique perspective on the natural disaster.  “Frankly, the main influence was my inability to avo...