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Sunshine By The Stars: Celebrating Louisiana Music DVD - $25.00

SUNSHINE BY THE STARS: CELEBRATING LOUISIANA MUSIC features Louisiana's biggest music stars performing the popular song "You Are My Sunshine," See Harry Connick, Jr., and his band second-lining through the French Quarter, the Rebirth Brass Band marching through the Lafayette Cemetery No. 2, Trombone Shorty performing on the St. Charles Avenue streetcar and many more Louisiana performers!

Surviving the Storm - $25.00

This documentary highlights the Hurricane Katrina experiences of the personnel and patients at the Ochsner Medical Center in New Orleans, and how both people and facilities survived the storm.

Swapping Stories: Folktales from Louisiana - $25.00

In culturally diverse Louisiana, the traditional art of storytelling is alive and well as a means of communicating values and culture to family, friends and the community. This special brings together some of the best storytellers in Louisiana including comedians A. J. Smith and Dave Petitjohn, Cajun storyteller Enola Mathews, and the late Bel Abbey and Colonel Ike Hamilton. Their tales range from a Creole French version of the story of Brer Rabbit and the Tar Baby to Bertney Langley's myth about how bats got their wings. It also features Loulan and Glen Pitre regaling listeners with the legend of the oyster-shucking monster called Loup Garou who came out of the Gulf every night. The secret of storytelling is to make the audience feel at home regardless of where they are. So sit down in your easy chair and get ready to listen to a few whoppers.

A Taste of Louisiana with Chef John Folse & Co. “After the Hunt” T-Shirt MEDIUM - $10.00

This 100% Cotton T-Shirt features the logo of A Taste of Louisiana with Chef John Folse & Co. "After the Hunt" logo in black on a khaki-green background. Medium.

A Taste of Louisiana with Chef John Folse & Co. “After the Hunt” T-Shirt SMALL - $10.00

This 100% Cotton T-Shirt features the logo of A Taste of Louisiana with Chef John Folse & Co. "After the Hunt" logo in black on a khaki-green background. Small.

A Taste of Louisiana with Chef John Folse & Co. “After the Hunt” T-Shirt XL - $10.00

This 100% Cotton T-Shirt features the logo of A Taste of Louisiana with Chef John Folse & Co. "After the Hunt" logo in black on a khaki-green background. XL.

Treasures of LSU - $25.00

Many of LSU's greatest treasures are off the beaten path, their meaning obscured over time.

A number can be found on display in gallery exhibits. While others buried deep within restricted archives rarely see the light of day.

A few are even hidden in plain sight. But they all have stories to tell about their times, their origins and their value - intrinsic, scholarly or artistic.

Based on the book "Treasures of LSU," edited by Dr. Laura F. Lindsay and published by LSU Press, this high definition, LPB production takes you on an exclusive expedition filled with remarkable treasures, sharp turns and even a few twists.

Join us on the hunt for the Treasures of LSU.

Turning The Tide - $25.00

Home to vital habitat for America's birds, fish and shellfish, critical resources and industries, and millions of people, this endangered region faces challenges that will soon decide its fate. Explore proposed solutions and proven strategies, along with bold engineering from around the world that can "Turn the Tide" on this national crisis unfolding at the mouth of the Mississippi River Delta on Louisiana's Gulf Coast.

Uncle Earl - $25.00

This documentary highlights the life and times of Louisiana's other famous Governor Long--Earl. Featuring historic footage and thoughtful insights by those who experienced Uncle Earl, this biography is a fascinating look into Louisiana, its people and politics that made up Louisiana from the early to mid-20th century.

Walker Percy: A Documentary Film - $25.00

Walker Percy: A Documentary Film follows Percy’s life from his youth in Alabama – where he was first confronted by his family’s history of depression – to his prolonged hospitalizations for tuberculosis, and his eventual success as a novelist. Interviewees discuss Walker’s thoughts on faith, philosophy, and literature. The film also looks at the influence of William Alexander Percy, and Walker’s life-long friendship with Civil War historian and novelist Shelby Foote.

Washing Away: After the Storms - $25.00

Five years after hurricanes Katrina and Rita, Louisiana's recovery is eclipsed by the largest environmental disaster in American history. In this documentary, LPB catches up with the six survivors of WASHING AWAY: LOSING LOUISIANA, as they fight to keep their land, livelihoods, and way of life from Washing Away. Their journey through setbacks, subsequent storms and new threats reveal a common thread shared by many of their two million coastal neighbors - determination, perseverance and resilience in the face of seemingly insurmountable odds.

Washing Away: Losing Louisiana - $25.00

On the one-year anniversary of Hurricanes Katrina and Rita devastating much of the Louisiana coastline and the New Orleans and Lake Charles areas, this new LPB documentary looks at stories of six Louisianans and how the storms affected the coastline, their land and their livelihoods. The characters share their stories and their knowledge of the larger impacts of coastal land loss on the environment, wildlife, economics, industry, culture and community.
The participants include New Orleans chef Leah Chase, the owner of the famous Dooky Chase Restaurant; Errol Domingue, a third-generation sugar cane, rice, cattle and crawfish farmer from Erath; Preston Doré, a shrimper from Delcambre whose seafood restaurant, bar and distribution business were destroyed by Rita; Marlon Horton, a 26-year-old New Orleans East resident displaced to Houston who videotaped his harrowing experiences during and following Katrina including the flooding of his home, his helicopter rescue, and evacuation to the causeway bridge and then the Astrodome, Port Fouchon port director Ted Falgout, and Kerry St. Pe', a marine biologist and Director of the Barataria-Terrebone National Estuary, a 4.2 million acre area currently experiencing the world's fastest rate of land loss. web

Weill Side of Louisiana Politics, The: Gus Weill Remembers - $15.00

Gus Weill, who hosted LPB's interview series Louisiana Legends for 19 years, served as former Governor John McKeithen's executive secretary and was the official biographer for former Governor Jimmie Davis. He was also the mentor for famed political consultant and best-selling author James Carville, who writes the foreword. The Weill Agency, his consulting and public relations firm, handled more than 350 political campaigns since 1958.

Young Heroes - 2013 - $25.00

A lot of attention is given to the young people who get into trouble or underachieve in school, but often the students who do exceptionally well in the classroom or make a huge difference in their community do not receive the recognition they deserve. That’s why LPB and the Rotary Club of Baton Rouge created the Louisiana Young Heroes Awards.The awards honor students in grades 7-12 who have excelled in the classroom, have served their community or have shown great courage in overcoming adversity in their own lives. Specify year when ordering - details at http://www.lpb.org/heroes.

Young Heroes - 2014 - $25.00

A lot of attention is given to the young people who get into trouble or underachieve in school, but often the students who do exceptionally well in the classroom or make a huge difference in their community do not receive the recognition they deserve. That is why LPB and the Rotary Club of Baton Rouge created the Louisiana Young Heroes Awards.The awards honor students in grades 7-12 who have excelled in the classroom, have served their community or have shown great courage in overcoming adversity in their own lives. Specify year when ordering - details at http://www.lpb.org/heroes.

The Young Turks - $25.00

Throughout the 1970's, this group of fresh faces worked to bring about reform and legislative independence at the Louisiana State House. Thirty years later, members of this original group reunited to discuss politics, swap stories and revisit political exploits of this unique group of lawmakers.

Zooisiana - $25.00

Travel through Louisiana and get a behind-the-scenes look at what goes on at four of the state's zoos. Stops include BREC's Baton Rouge Zoo, the Alexandria Zoological Park, the Louisiana Purchase Gardens and Zoo in Monroe and the Audubon Zoo in New Orleans.

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