This Friday night at NOMA, in conjunction with the exhibition Photography and the American Civil War, author Michael Marshall will give a lecture on his book Gallant Creoles: A History of the Donaldsonville Cannoniers.
Afterwards, stick around for a discussion on sugar king Isaac Delgado with NOMA’s Director Emeritus E. John Bullard. This lecture is part of a series of programs surrounding the publication of Unfathomable City: A New Orleans Atlas
5-8 p.m.: Art of the Spot: free art activities
5:30-8:30 p.m.: Music by Eilena D'Ennis & Todd Duke
6 p.m.: Lecture by Michael Marshall, author of Gallant Creoles, A History of the Donaldsonville Canonniers
7:30 p.m.: Lecture by NOMA Director Emeritus E. John Bullard on Isaac Delgado, “Unfathomable City: Sugar Heaven and Sugar Hell”