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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.

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.

The Forest Where We Live (The Series) - $25.00

A series that teaches middle and high school students about the economic, sociological and environmental benefits of trees and other foliage in our cities.

Six video lessons on 1 DVD. Teacher Guide included with the purchase of the series.

1. Urban Forestry, What is it?
2. The History of Urban Forestry
3. Deforestation in America
4. The Science of Urban Forestry
5. And Who Shall Lead the Way
6. A Natural World

More information The Forest Where We Live (The Series)



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.

The Forest Where We Live - $25.00

This one hour documentary, narrated by actor Sam Waterston, tells the story of a fascinating and endangered habitat that eighty percent of our citizens call home: America's urban forests. Urban forests are critical components of every day life for the majority of Americans, yet they are often overlooked or taken for granted by most citizens.

Food, Fun & Friends - $25.00

Get tips on throwing the perfect party from nationally known authors and TV personalities Holly Clegg and Beverly Church.

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.

Facts on Fire - $100.00

Approximately 4,000 people die from fire each year and over 25,000 are injured, not to mention the millions of dollars in property damage which occurs. The saddest part is that many of these tragedies are preventable. That's why proper fire education is essential to minimizing loss of life and property. Join firefighters Sonny Cudd and Chris Spurlock as they review fire prevention techniques with other fire service professionals. "Facts on Fire" is an eight-part series to show how a few minor precautions can help prevent fires in the home and other locations. The programs in the series are: "Home, Safe Home," "Equipped for Safety," "Built for Safety," "Safe for the Holidays," "Escape from Death," "Outdoor Offensive," "Special Groups, Special Needs," and "In the Wrong Hands." Get the facts that could save your life! Telly Award winner.

More info at Facts on Fire.

Evangeline - $25.00

Longfellow's epic poem comes to life on stage in the tragic love story of Evangeline. This outstanding musical was shot in the historic Strand Theater in Shreveport, Louisiana.

Ernest J. Gaines: Louisiana Stories - $25.00

An in-depth look at the man who journeyed from the land of dirt roads, magnolias and majestic oak trees to the big city of San Francisco and back again. Ernest J. Gaines received national acclaim as the author of The Autobiography of Miss Jane Pittman, A Gathering of Old Men, and My Father's House. Old photographs illustrate what family members remember about Gaines' childhood and his career. Couple that with the reminiscences of Ernest J. Gaines himself, comments from other writers and scholars, and passages from his books, and you'll find yourself in the South of long ago.

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