historische wandeling

Hoodoo, Voodoo and a Bottle of Rum

Hoodoo, Voodoo and a Bottle of Rum

Jean-Marcel
Over je verhuurder, Jean-Marcel
I am an artist, and a 12th generation Afro-Creole whose family fled Louisiana in 1970 to escape racial oppression. I returned roughly 15 years ago to reconnect with the land of my ancestors. Since then I've been making art from my Katrina-damaged home in Treme, practicing the Black Carnival Masking tradition popularly known as the "Mardi Gras Indians" as a Medicine Man, and deepening my practice …
Duration:1.5 uur in totaal
Includes:Drankjes
Languages:Aangeboden in het Engels
Wat we gaan doen
A brief six block history walk through Congo Square and the heart of the Historic Faubourg Treme culminating in a hour-long presentation at Atelier Treme Art House courtyard about Hoodoo, Voodoo, Black Carnival Traditions, the deeds and misdeeds of my own Louisiana Creole ancestors and other lesser known aspects of New Orleans history and culture. In my courtyard studio and personal rum bar, yo…
Wat je nog meer moet weten
While the majority of my presentation will be at my studio. We will be walking six blocks. Please wear comfortable shoes and stay hydrated because the heat can be oppressive especially in the summer.
Wat ik aanbied
rum, coffee, tea or water