Louisiana will celebrate 200 years of statehood this coming April. To commemorate the anniversary, The Historic New Orleans Collection is exhibiting a gallery of artifacts tracing the state's history. John Lawrence, the director of Museum programs for the HNOC, talked about it with WWNO
The 17th annual Williams Research Center Symposium discussing Louisiana's history, will take place at The Hotel Monteleone. Public radio's Rober Siegel and Nick Spitzer are among the speakers. More information at hnoc.org.