Marta Jewson

Jan 042013

The anarchist approach to spirituality, Tolstoy, poster design, prison policy, hurricane response and numerous other topics will be discussed at the Zeitgeist Multi-Disciplinary Center on O.C. Haley Boulevard this weekend as the North American Anarchist Studies Network holds its fourth annual conference in New Orleans. Continue reading »

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Dec 262012

Liberty Cheesesteak will open in the former Dat Dog (photo from Google Maps)

A Philly cheesesteak shop slated for the tiny hot dog stand that grew into Dat Dog across the street is among the next new wave of businesses opening on and around Freret Street in the coming year. Continue reading »

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Dec 072012

The Jacques Thibaud String Trio (submitted photo)

Berlin’s Jacques Thibaud String Trio and flutist Eugenia Zukerman will perform works by Beethoven and Francaix, Mozart and Schubert at Tulane University in a Wednesday performance (Dec. 12) hosted by the New Orleans Friends of Music. Continue reading »

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Dec 042012

The Fleur de Lys Chamber Orchestra (submitted photo)

The Fleur de Lys Chamber Orchestra will hold its inaugural Christmas concert featuring works by Corelli, Bach and Holst and traditional carols on at 6 p.m. Sunday (Dec. 9) at the Norwegian Seaman’s Church at 1772 Prytania Street. Continue reading »

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Dec 042012

Holiday Lights on Neron Place. (photo by Marta Jewson for

With the holidays approaching, Lynda Bermuda has been knocking on doors in Central Carrollton, encouraging her neighbors to participate in a new festival that aims to light up the neighborhood this year. Continue reading »