Overview:Fish Town: Down the Road to Louisiana's Vanishing Fishing Communities - Fish Town is an inspired documentary project focused on preserving, through photography and oral history recordings, the cultural and environmental remains of southeastern Louisiana's fishing communities. Owing to a dying wild-caught seafood industry and a rapidly vanishing coastline, the places and people who are multigenerations deep in Louisiana's fishing traditions have been quietly slipping into extinction for decades, many without a form of historic preservation. These are the same towns that not only have made New Orleans an epicenter of fresh seafood dining but have traditionally served as getaway places for New Orleanian families, an escape to nature where time can be spent together sport fishing on the lakes and bayous and gathering around crab and crawfish boils. J. T. Blatty has been traveling ""down the road"" from her home in New Orleans since 2009, capturing these places and people as no one previously has.Fish Town includes 137 color photographs taken by Blatty between 2012 and 2017. Interspersed throughout are text narratives transcribed from audio recordings with long-standing members of the fishing communities, many of whose ancestors came to Louisiana during the late 1600s.

This book is on page /88f0ff300130a9332bf7ee8997e69000/book/1603726823-9781938086519. It was written by the following authors: J.T. Blatty, Michelle Rowen. Book Fish Town: Down the Road to Louisiana's Vanishing Fishing Communities, which can be read online, published by the company: George F. Thompson, Penguin Putnam Inc. Other books on similar topics can be found in sections: Romantic Fiction, Photography, Art, Fashion. The book was published on 2018-10-30 00:00:00. It has 200 pages and is published in Hardback format and weight g. File for download Fish Town: Down the Road to Louisiana's Vanishing Fishing Communities has PDF format and is called fish-town-down-the-road-to-louisianas-vanishing-fishing-communities.pdf. Other books you can download below. Our nottedeiricercatoriaq.it site is not responsible for the content of PDF files.


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