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French Quarter History

French Quarter History

August 31, 2022 - October 5, 2022

This course focuses on the history of the French Quarter as both the original city of New Orleans and its shifting role as the city’s flagship neighborhood. While the French, Spanish, and early American periods are covered, the emphasis of the course is on 20th century history. Topics include, but are not limited to: architecture, historical preservation, colorful characters, the rise of tourism, literature and arts, drinking culture, crime and vice, and LGBT+ history. The last class meeting is a walking tour of the French Quarter. 


Tuition: $245

Course Dates: August 31, 2022 - October 12, 2022

Day(s): Wednesday

Time: 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Location: Loyola Uptown Campus (Classroom TBD)



Discounts available for Alumni, Current Students, Military, and Faculty and Staff.

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