New Orleans Magazine - November 2017

Prospect 4

“The Lotus in Spite of the Swamp” International contemporary art comes to New Orleans


In search of the best from the shells

Book Reviews

The People’s Grocer by David Cappello Like K&B, Maison Blanche, and many of the other “‘Aint Dere No More” New Orleans favorites, Schwegmann’s grocery stores hold a special place in many people’s hearts, minds and those brown paper shopping bags.…


Our top picks for this month’s events

Julia Street with Poydras the Parrot

Dear Julia and Poydras, On the edge of the green space between Pontchartrain Boulevard and West End, facing Veterans in Lakeview is a square brick/cement block that seems to have had a purpose at one time. I see it every…

On The Half-Shell

For the first time in recorded history this magazine has a cover story about oysters at the same time that the city faces a runoff in a mayoral election. Such a cosmic convergence suggests some sort of story about a…