Peter Athas


Love In The Time Of Coronavirus

The COVID-19 pandemic has Peter Athas thinking about Hurricane Katrina and the Federal Flood. We’ve gone from “heckuva job, Brownie” to “heckuva job, Trumpy.”

Ode To Elizabeth Warren & Other Strong Women

Peter Athas on Elizabeth Warren, Mary Landrieu, Lindy Boggs, and his mother.

Painted from Memory: Coach Jay, Pistol Pete, and Me

50 years after Pete Maravich broke the NCAA’s all-time scoring record, Peter Athas reflects on the unforgettable time Coach Jay McCreary introduced him to Pistol Pete.

A Tale of Two Tones: Of Tigers and TFC

Peter Athas on the aftermath of LSU’s national championship victory, and the Hard Rock Hotel on the 102nd day since its collapse.