By the River of Babylon

Since the 1930s, a football field-sized area of dry land is lost to the ocean every 20 minutes in southern Louisiana. By the River of Babylon weaves this tale of impending environmental disaster with the decline of Louisiana's unique cultural traditions into a story about one of America's richest and most varied cultures.

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Don Howard
Austin, TX
TVPRG - ITVS subgrant


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