This week in literary New Orleans, sponsored by the Loyola Writing Institute at the Walker Percy Center for Writing and Publishing.
& Thursday at 6 pm check out the weekly Spoken Word event #WordConnections at the Juju Bag Cafe. 2,986 more words
The Doobie Brothers: “Jesus Is Just Alright”
ALBUM: Toulouse Street
WRITER: Arthur Reid Reynolds
Though an FM rock radio staple, it was never released as in single in the U.S. 229 more words
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‘Le mal du pays.’ It’s French. Usually its translated as ‘homesickness’ or ‘melancholy.’ If you put a finer point on it, it’s more like ‘a groundless sadness called forth in a person’s heart by a pastoral landscape.’ It’s a hard expression to translate accurately.