New Orleans Voices - January 2013

Glimpse Into the World of a Carnival Queen

Allison Slatten reigned as Queen of Osiris for 2013. Being a Carnival queen in New Orleans is not confined to a single evening, but encompasses a series of parties and activities leading up to the grand night the krewe holds…

Southern Food and Beverage Museum is SoFAB

Liz Williams is president of the Southern Food and Beverage Museum (SoFAB). According to Williams, the museum "celebrates food and explores food culture and drink, and drink culture." The SoFAB is unique because it is the only one of its…

Nell Nolan Talks Debs and Carnival Balls

Nell Nolan is the social columnist for The Times-Picayune newspaper in New Orleans. This podcast is part two of a Dec. 3, 2012 interview. In the first podcast, Nell gave an overview of the debutante season that is such an…