This article from the New York Times is one view of what it is to move to New Orleans, one view of many. This is the view of artists and musicians but the new face of New Orleans includes professionals, computer geeks and movie industry professionals who might all participate in life here differently. This city has so many faces and appeals to so many……some quotes:
“That really resonates with me: Nothing moves me as much as that beat, that rhythm that is truly New Orleans.”
“It’s the last bastion of living, breathing contemporary street culture and you don’t get it anywhere else in America,” she said.
“Mr. Ebert said he worries his adopted home will be pegged as “Brooklyn south” and become overrun by bright-eyed strivers looking for a new source of authenticity to co-opt.”