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June Cross Tells NOLA’s Story; Chris Quinn Has Competition; Easier Bra for Aging Fingers; Washington Elena Kagan’s New Law School

By Elizabeth Willse
‘New Orleans Is Not A City That People Leave.’ Tonight, on PBS on January 6th, we can learn what June Cross, filmmaker and Columbia University journalism professor, has been doing in New Orleans all this time:  tracing “The Old Man and the Storm.” Cross spent almost two years documenting the struggles of the Gettridge family as they worked  to rebuild…
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Letter from New Orleans: first of a series

By Beth Herstein
by Beth Herstein I live in New York City now but grew up in New Orleans. A good friend of mine, WVFC editor Chris Lombardi, asked about the great women currently living in New Orleans. To me, this is an important topic: Since Hurricane Katrina, which locals often call “The Storm,” women have played critical roles in the rebuilding efforts.…
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