Storyville

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Here’s a few articles about Storyville, New Orlean’s old vice quarter. These articles include photos from EJ Bellocq, a photographer that hung out in Storville and took pictures of the prostitutes who worked it.

http://www.storyvilledistrictnola.com/portraits.html

http://www.nola.com/300/2017/02/storyville_brothels_new_orleans_photographs_0099183.html 

https://www.slrlounge.com/1912-storyville-prostitutes-new-orleans-nsfw/

 

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Gary Krist

Here is Gary Krist giving a book talk at the 2014 Louisiana Book Fair

https://www.c-span.org/video/?322600-5/empire-sin 

May’s Book: Empire of Sin

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May’s book is Empire of Sin: A Story of Sex, Jazz, Murder, and The Battle for Modern New Orleans by Gary Krist. Copies can be picked up at the Circulation Desk to check out.

The discussion will be held on May 21st in Room H, on the 2nd floor of the library near the Reference Desk.

 

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