Cajun and Creole culture

Acadian to Cajun: Transformation of a People, 1803-1877

Accordion Dreams : A Journey into Cajun and Creole Music

Angola to Zydeco: Louisiana Lives

Cajun and Creole Folktales

Cajun and Creole Music Makers: Musiciens cadiens et créoles

Cajun and Zydeco Dance Music in Northern California: Modern Pleasures in a Postmodern World

Cajun Country

Cajun Foodways

Cajun Mardi Gras Masks

Cajuns and Their Acadian Ancestors: A Young Reader's History

The Cajuns: Americanization of a People

Canoeing Louisiana

Carville: Remembering Leprosy in America

Christmas Stories from Louisiana

Confronting Modernity: Art and Society in Louisiana

Creole Trombone: Kid Ory and the Early Years of Jazz

Creoles of Color in the Bayou Country

Culture after the Hurricanes: Rhetoric and Reinvention on the Gulf Coast

Dictionary of Louisiana French: As Spoken in Cajun, Creole, and American Indian Communities

Losing Ground: Identity and Land Loss in Coastal Louisiana

Louisiana

Louisiana Cookery

Louisiana Dayride: Fifty-two Short Trips from New Orleans

Louisiana Fiddlers

Louisiana Rambles: Exploring America's Cajun and Creole Heartland

Louisiana Voyages: The Travel Writings of Catharine Cole

Mardi Gras, Gumbo, and Zydeco: Readings in Louisiana Culture

New Orleans Cuisine: Fourteen Signature Dishes and Their Histories

Saving Louisiana? The Battle for Coastal Wetlands

Swamp Pop: Cajun and Creole Rhythm and Blues

Swapping Stories: Folktales from Louisiana

TABASCO®: An Illustrated History

Working the Field: Accounts from French Louisiana

You Are Where You Eat: Stories and Recipes from the Neighborhoods of New Orleans

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Cover Story: In Search of an Image from New York to Miami to Paris

The following is a guest post from UPM author José Alaniz. We’ve had the pleasure of working with José now on two books. Below, he writes about the process of choosing a book cover. While many authors have a dream cover in mind, securing rights and permissions, as Alaniz quickly discovered, is a separate and entirely different endeavor. If one shouldn’t trust a book by its cover, we can say

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