Common Reading Initiative 2008

  • David L. Brunsma, et al, eds.

The sociology of Katrina : perspectives on a modern catastrophe

303.485 So13

David Dante Troutt, ed.

After the storm : Black intellectuals explore the meaning of Hurricane    Katrina

305.896073 Af89 2007

Jana Dennis

Palmyra Street

307.3362 D423p

Waukesha Jackson

What would the world be without women? : stories from the Ninth Ward

307.3362 J139w

Ashley Nelson

The combination

307.3362 N331c

Nine Times Social and Pleasure Club.

Coming out the door for the Ninth Ward

307.3362 N622c

Arlet and Sam Wylie

Between piety and desire

307.3362 W977b

Hurricane on the bayou (DVD) / The Weather Channel ; produced in    association with Audubon Nature Institute

DVD 333.918 H942

Robert Polidori

After the flood

779.476335 P759a

J'ai *et*e au bal (DVD) = I went to the dance : roots of Cajun and Zydeco music / a film by Les Blank, Chris Strachwitz & Maureen Gosling.

DVD 781.6213 J199

John Broven

Rhythm & blues in New Orleans

781.643 B799r

Jeff Hannusch

I hear you knockin': the sound of New Orleans rhythm and blues

781.643 H197i

Jeff Hannusch

The soul of New Orleans : a legacy of rhythm and blues

781.643 H197s

Charles Hersch

Subversive sounds : race and the birth of jazz in New Orleans

781.652 H437s

Mick Burns

Keeping the beat on the street : the New Orleans brass band renaissance

784.9165 B937k

Doctors, professors, kings & queens (CD) : the big ol' box of New Orleans.

CD-Music 789.43 D659 v.1-4, book

Neville Brothers

Fiyo on the bayou

CD-Music 789.43 N416f

Our New Orleans 2005 (CD)

CD-Music 789.43 Ou7

Huey “Piano” Smith & the Clowns

High blood pressure (CD)

CD-Music 789.43 Sm58h

Dr. John

Gumbo (CD)

CD-Music 789.436 J613g

Dr. John

In the right place (CD)

CD-Music 789.436 J613i

Breaking out of New Orleans (4 CDs) : 1922-1929.

CD-Music 789.437 AA5br 2004 v.1-4

Timeless Historical presents Ragtime to jazz 1, 1912-1919 (CD)

CD-Music 789.437 AA5ti 1997

Glen David Andrews and the Lazy Six

Dumaine street blues (CD)

CD-Music 789.437 An25d

James Andrews

Satchmo of the ghetto

CD-Music 789.437 An26s

Louis Armstrong

Hot Fives & Sevens (4 CDs)

CD-Music 789.437 Ar57h v.1-4

Sidney Bechet

Complete 1939-1951 blue note master takes (CD)

CD-Music 789.437 B387c

James Black

(I need) altitude (CD)

CD-Music 789.437 B561i

James Booker

Resurrection of the Bayou Maharajah (CD)

CD-Music 789.437 B644r

James Booker

Spiders on the keys (CD)

CD-Music 789.437 B644s

Dirty Dozen Brass Band.

This is the Dirty Dozen Brass Band collection (CD)

CD-Music 789.437 D63t

Baby Dodds

Talking and drum solos (CD)

CD-Music 789.437 D661t

Fats Domino

Greatest hits (CD) : walking to New Orleans

CD-Music 789.437 D713g


Listen hear (CD)

CD-Music 789.437 D899L

Bunk Johnson and his New Orleans Bank

The complete Decca session (CD)

CD-Music 789.437 J63c

Kidd Jordan, Hamid Drake and William Parker

Palm of soul (CD)

CD-Music 789.437 J764p

Freddie Keppard

Freddie Keppard (CD) : the complete set, 1923-1926.

CD-Music 789.437 K446c

King Oliver's Creole Jazz Band

King Oliver's Creole Jazz Band (CD) : the complete set.

CD-Music 789.437 K585c

Tommy Ladnier

Steppin' on the blues (CD)

CD-Music 789.437 L125s

George Lewis

George Lewis and his New Orleans Stompers (CD)

CD-Music 789.437 L586g

George Lewis

Jazz in the classic New Orleans tradition (CD)

CD-Music 789.437 L586j

Wynton Marsalis

From the plantation to the penitentiary (CD)

CD-Music 789.437 M35f


The very best of the Meters (CD)

CD-Music 789.437 M565v

Jelly Roll Morton

Birth of the hot (CD) : the classic Chicago "Red Hot Peppers" sessions    (1926-27)

CD-Music 789.437 M846f

New Birth Brass Band.

D-Boy (CD)

CD-Music 789.437 N42b

New Orleans Rhythm Kings

New Orleans Rhythm Kings 1922-1925, the complete set (CD) ; also Paul Mares and his Friars Society Orchestra 1935.

CD-Music 789.437 N42or

New Orleans Social Club

Sing me back home (CD)

CD-Music 789.437 N42os

Original Dixieland Jazz Band

Original Dixieland Jazz Band (CD) : the 75th anniversary.

CD-Music 789.437 Or16o

Shannon Powell

Powell’s place

CD-Music 789.437 P871p

Professor Longhair

New Orleans piano (CD)

CD-Music 789.437 P942n

Rebirth Brass Band.

Ultimate Rebirth Brass Band (CD)

CD-Music 789.437 R242u

Kermit Ruffins

The Barbecue Swingers live (CD)

CD-Music 789.437 R838b

Kermit Ruffins

Live at Vaughan's (CD)

CD-Music 789.437 R838L

Irma Thomas

Sweet soul queen of New Orleans (CD)

CD-Music 789.437 T363s

Tommy Sancton's Crescent City Serenaders.

Louisiana fairytale (CD)

CD-Music 789.437 T598L

Allen Toussaint

The Allen Toussaint collection (CD)

CD-Music 789.437 T649a

Treme Brass Band.

Gimme my money back (CD)

CD-Music 789.437 T721g

Treme Brass Band

New Orleans music (CD)

CD-Music 789.437 T721n

Wild Tchoupitoulas

Wild Tchoupitoulas (CD)

CD-Music 789.437 W6431w

Wild Magnolias

The Wild Magnolias (CD)

CD-Music 789.437 W643w

Louisiana spice (CD) : 25 years of Louisiana music on Rounder Records.

CD-Music 789.4375 AA5Lo 1995

Chris Rose

1 dead in attic

976.335 R72o 2005

Ned Sublette

The world that made New Orleans : from Spanish silver to Congo Square

976.335 Su16w

Dan Burkholder

The color of loss : an intimate portrait of New Orleans after Katrina

976.335064 B855c

New Orleans (DVD) : music in exile / a Starz inBlack original

DVD 976.335064 N42o

South End Press Collective, eds.

What lies beneath : Katrina, race, and the state of the nation

976.335064 W556