Laurence Ross

Laurence Ross is a New Orleans–based writer, educator, and art critic. He recently served as the Director of P.3Writes, an educational program in conjunction with U.S. Art Triennial Prospect New Orleans. His essays on arts and culture are regularly featured in Pelican Bomb, a regional publication dedicated to the Louisiana arts community, and during the summer he teaches creative nonfiction for the Johns Hopkins Center for Talented Youth.


The Bias: Toward Fashion

Fashion changes, but style remains. —Chanel   Of course, when we think of fashion we think of style. However, I am not sure, in spite of the recent efforts of museums and a handful of critics, how many of us—no matter how educated, open-minded, or sophisticated we may believe ourselves to be—have fully accepted that […]

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