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Insider look at the Voodoo Experience

Lauren Berg and Haley Soares, Contributing Reporter and Arcade Editor October 30, 2019

Voodoo Music + Arts Experience took over City Park in New Orleans this past weekend, drawing crowds for a diverse lineup, art vendors and local food. Many Tulane students celebrated their Halloween early...

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Tulane students dressed in racist caricatures, are we surprised?

Shahamat Uddin, Intersections Editor October 30, 2019

Saturday, Oct. 26th, five days before Halloween, Tulane students have already begun their celebrations in full swing. You cannot walk through campus without spotting a group of students in a variety...

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How to do Halloween in NOLA: Top events and attractions

Elka Cuttino, Contributing Reporter October 23, 2019

The Halloween season in New Orleans is unlike any other. A city known for its Voodoo heritage and haunted ghost tours does not disappoint during spooky season. Though there are dozens of events going on...

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Upcoming Voodoo Festival: It’s going to be out of this world

Jordan Moskowitz, Contributing Reporter October 9, 2019

Looking for a way to celebrate your Hallo-Weekend in New Orleans? Voodoo Music + Art Experience is coming to City Park from Oct. 25-27. While there’s talk about a weak line-up, a selection of artists,...

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Letter to the Editor: New Orleans’ illustrious history deserves unvarnished retelling

Lily Rose Siegel February 21, 2019

While in New Orleans last year for an accepted students weekend at Tulane, my dad and I decided to kill an afternoon by driving outside of the city to Oak Alley Plantation. The plantation advertised itself...

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Black history is world history: Exploring African diaspora mythos, religions

Hugo Fajardo, Intersections Editor February 20, 2019

Black history is so massive and enriching, border lines and oceans cannot possibly measure it. During Black History Month, Americans recognize the hardships and oppression Black people continue to face...

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More Than Magic: Origins of Voodoo

Cori Shalit and Hannah Erbrick February 14, 2019

New Orleans has a reputation for many things  – Mardi Gras, great food, general debauchery – but possibly one of the most well-known aspects of New Orleanian culture is Voodoo. Tulane students...

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Students discuss Halloween traditions at Tulane, in New Orleans

Batu El, Contributing Reporter October 31, 2018

“Halloween, to me, in New Orleans, and especially at Tulane, isn’t just a weekend or just a day — it is a whole week,” junior Charles Copetas said. Copetas said that for some Tulane students...

Voodoo Music + Arts Experience 2018 expected to please attendees

Marie Gosserand, Staff Reporter October 23, 2018

What's a major city without a music festival? If you're a music lover, chances are you've heard of New Orleans' famous Voodoo Festival, a three-day experience filled with all the things New Orleans does...

Voodoo Music + Arts Experience 2017 brought entertaining performances to eager attendees

Nurah Lambert, Arcade Editor November 12, 2017

This year's Voodoo Music + Arts Experience demonstrated what happens when a series of music acts from all over convene en masse in the culture hub of New Orleans: beautiful melodies and happy people. With...

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The Black Angels play promising set at Voodoo Music + Arts Experience despite smaller fanbase

Luo Qi Kong, Staff Reporter November 8, 2017

The Black Angels trekked from Austin to perform a solid set to an underwhelming crowd at Voodoo. It’s hard to expect much else, as the band was scheduled right before Saturday’s headliners. Projected...

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Chicano Batman’s ‘Freedom’ blends genres at Voodoo

Luo Qi Kong, Staff Reporter November 8, 2017

The four members of Chicano Batman filled the Altar stage with psychedelic soul-infused rhythms on the first day of Voodoo Music + Arts Experience. Their set heralded the beginning of a mellow weekend...

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