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All Things New Orleans: April 27, 2017

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Michael P. Smith Collection
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The Historic New Orleans Collection
Allison Miner at the inaugural session on the Music Heritage Stage in 1988

This week on All Things New Orleans, we're highlighting the woman behind the early production of the New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival; Allison Miner. Cultural anthropologist Helen Regis and Rachel Lyons, archivist for the New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Foundation, recall Miner's life and her impact on festival. 

Then, we'll share the latest episode of the Listening Post and another story from Bring Your Own