Wednesday 09 June 2010
The best of the world's arts, film, music, literature and music brought to you every day.
The best of the world's arts, film, music, literature and music brought to you every day. Presented by Mark Coles.
With the eyes of the world focussed on the Louisiana oil slick pollution, in the second of two programmes recorded from New Orleans, The Strand looks at how the city's arts and culture has been recovering five years on from Hurricane Katrina.
Photo: Make It Right housing with Solar Panels in Lower Ninth Ward, New Orleans.
Make It Right Foundation
Mark Coles visits the recovering Lower Ninth Ward neighbourhood.
The Good Children Gallery
Mark Coles visits one of the artist-run spaces of New Orleans.
New Orleans Jazz Fest
Festival organiser Louis Edwards on the city's annual celebration of music and culture.
The new star of New Orleans music talks about taking his music to the world.