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Grandeur on Government Street

Geographer's Space with Richard Campanella, Episode 8

Geographer Richard Campanella explores the baroque origins of Baton Rouge’s downtown grid. Read Campanella’s piece for 64 Parishes here.

 

Richard Campanella, a geographer with the Tulane School of Architecture, is the author of Cityscapes of New Orleans, Bienville’s Dilemma, Bourbon Street: A History, and other books. He may be reached at rcampane@tulane.edu, or @nolacampanella on Twitter.