Louisiana's culture is a model of cultural ___ and cultural diffusion.
Africans brought their cooking skills and ___ to Louisiana.
___ is the Louisiana version of an old African dish.
Cajun dance is celebrated at cultural festivals around the state, but especially in the ___ and Lake Charles areas.
___ French preserves an older dialect of French.
The French ___ revised the official version of the French language after the Acadians emigrated to New France.
Some of the finest (and most expensive) restaurants in New Orleans serve ___ Cuisine. These restaurants are an important tourist attraction for Louisiana.
Edmond ___ was an African-American classical composer in 19th century New Orleans.
Folk artists such as Clementine ___ created interest in Louisiana's art and culture. Her paintings attract tourists to Melrose Plantation just outside Natchitoches.
The New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival is a large annual music festival in New Orleans. Thousands of tourists attend. It is better known as...
___ music combines African and European influences to create a uniquely American art form.
Museum of Art
The New Orleans ___ displays fine paintings by artists from New Orleans as well as traveling exhibits of art from around the world.
The Red River ___ is an art festival in Shreveport.
___ speakers have lived in Louisiana since the ___ colonial period. Many new immigrants to Louisiana speak ___.
The Louisiana State Fair, held each year in ___, attracts tourists. The original idea was to promote agriculture.
___ music, like jazz, is a product of cultural diffusion among Louisiana's many cultures.
Zydeco may be considered the "___ cousin" of jazz.
Louisiana's tourism industry is largely based on ___ tourism.