Justin Nystrom

Justin Nystrom is an Associate Professor of History and director of the Center for the Study of New Orleans at Loyola University. A specialist in nineteenth and twentieth century America, his publications include New Orleans after the Civil War: Race, Politics, and a New Birth of Freedom (2010) and Creole Italian: Sicilian Immigrants and the Shaping of New Orleans Food Culture (2018). He lives in Uptown with his wife Jess and two young sons, Virgil and Henry Francis.

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