Emissary from a Watery Future

Published Sep 25 2021 at 11:00 AM GMT
  • In the October 7, 2021, issue of The New York Review, Nathaniel Rich reviews They Called Us River Rats, Macon Fry's account of life in the batture, a colony of houses on stilts abutting the Mississippi River, on the far side of New Orleans's levees.
  • A longtime resident of the Big Easy himself, Rich writes affectionately of Fry and his two goats, Inky and Dinky, and their dozens of.



  • Published Sep 25, 2021 11:00 AM GMT