Lafcadio’s Revenge









Hey all you lucky ones in New Orleans: Through the end of the month, you should stop into the the Marigny and see Lafcadio’s Revenge, a “mobile museum” of New Orleans’ “forgotten histories,” by Tessa Farmer, Nina Nichols and Dana Sherwood. This Prospect. 2 satellite project is an homage to homage to Lafcadio Hearn, a 19th century New Orleans journalist and  ethnographer and an inventor of the city’s mysterious history.

Lafcadio’s Revenge: Mixed Media Sculpture Installation, through Jan. 29, 800 Press Street, corner Dauphine in Marigny in New Orleans


2 responses to “Lafcadio’s Revenge

  1. this is great. this is both fun and yet thought-provoking.

  2. You’re not going to believe this, but I walked past this sculpture while on a trip with students to the Deep South in mid January. I pointed it out to them, but there tummies were grumbling and they just shrugged their shoulders and kept on walking.

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