Posts by: Lamar White, Jr.

Clementine’s Hunters: Chapter 2 | Coincoin and Cammie

To understand Hunter, you must understand her relationship with the mysterious and eccentric Fran├žois Mignon, a pathological liar who also recognized the truth of her art, but, more than anything else, you must understand Hunter’s muse, Melrose Plantation, a place every bit as complex and contradictory and conflicted about its past as Mignon.

Abrascam: Rep. Ralph Abraham has not refuted reports he deceived voters with pledge to donate salary to charity

The congressman from Louisiana’s Fifth District, who is now running for governor, has yet to offer any cogent explanation for breaking his pledge to donate his salary to St. Jude’s Children’s Research Hospital and the Veterans Independence Fund or evidence of any donations he ever made.

Instead, he dismissed the reporting as fake news, while his campaign team scrambles for an explanation.

From the Archives | Nic Pizzolatto’s Louisiana

Five years ago, after the debut of his sensational and award-winning television series “True Detective,” its creator and showrunner Nic Pizzolatto sat down with Lamar White, Jr. to discuss one of the show’s main characters, the state of Louisiana.

Today, with the debut of Season Three of “True Detective,” the Bayou Brief is republishing the interview in its entirety.

‘City of a Million Dreams’ is a Lucid, Lyrical Masterpiece

Award-winning writer Jason Berry’s new book is the definitive history of New Orleans, a 300-year-old city that challenges, defies, yet still exemplifies the American mythos.

For his final article of 2018, publisher Lamar White, Jr. sat down with Berry for a candid conversation about the past, present, and future of New Orleans.