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Authentic New Orleans : tourism, culture, and race in the Big Easy

Author: Kevin Fox Gotham
Publisher: New York : New York University Press, 2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Explains how New Orleans became a tourist town, a locale known as much for its excesses as for its quirky Southern charm. This title examines various image-building campaigns and promotional  Read more...

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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Kevin Fox Gotham
ISBN: 9780814731864 0814731864 9780814731857 0814731856
OCLC Number: 870880658
Description: xiii, 281 p. : il., mapas ; 23 cm
Contents: Contenido: Introduction : authentic New Orleans --
Processions and parades : Carnival krewes and the development of modern Mardi Gras --
"Of incomprehensible magnitude and bewildering variety" : the 1884 World's Industrial and Cotton Centennial Exposition --
Authenticity in black and white : the rise of tourism in the twentieth century --
Boosting the Big Easy : New Orleans goes global --
From a culture of tourism to a touristic culture : the 1984 Louisiana World Exposition and the holy trinity of New Orleans tourism --
A repertoire of authenticity : contested space and transformation of the French Quarter --
"The greatest free show on earth" : intimations and antinomies of commodification and Carnival --
Conclusion : the future of New Orleans.
Responsibility: Kevin Fox Gotham.
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