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30 Americans

Apr 18 - Jun 15, 2014
30 Americans showcases works by many of the most important African American… more

Civic Theatre plus …

Apr 18 - 18, 2014
Join us for Mike Birbiglia "Thank god for Jokes" Comedy tour 2014. more

Georga Porter Jr. &…

Apr 18 - 18, 2014
George Porter, Jr. is best known as the bassist of The Meters, along with Art… more

The Andrews Brothers

Apr 18 - 26, 2014
Mistaken identities, madcap comedy, romance and miscal treasures fill this… more

The Contemporary Arts…

Apr 18 - 18, 2014
Join the CAC and Junebug Productions for an evening of poetry—during… more

Walter Wolfman…

Apr 18 - 18, 2014
Walter “Wolfman” Washington has been an icon on the New Orleans… more

"Run For It - Run For…

Apr 19 - 19, 2014
“Run For It – Run for Spot!” Crescent City Classic… more

An Evening with Chita…

Apr 19 - 19, 2014
Chita Rivera is a living Broadway legend and a two-time Tony winner who… more

Crescent City Classic

Apr 19 - 19, 2014
With top runners from throughout the world participating in previous years, the… more

Earth Day Festival…

Apr 19 - 19, 2014
Join us in celebrating Earth Day with music, food, art, local green vendors,… more

Family Workshop:…

Apr 19 - 19, 2014
Don’t touch that dial! In this fun-filled family workshop, kids and… more

Historic Saturday…

Apr 19 - Nov 22, 2014
One of the keys to understanding NOLA’s past, present, and future is to… more

Living History Corps

Apr 19 - 19, 2014
The Museum’s World War II re-enactors, collectively known as the Living… more

LIVING LEGEND CHITA…

Apr 19 - 19, 2014
***Two time Tony winner and Broadway’s original Anita in “West Side… more

Southern Rep, Stage…

Apr 19 - 19, 2014
Southern Rep, the Stage Door Canteen at the National WWII Museum and… more

Victory Corps Saturday

Apr 19 - 19, 2014
During D-Day on June 6, 1944, the Naval Construction Battalions called… more

Double Violin Concert…

Apr 20 - 20, 2014
Performing Bach's violin concerto and Vivaldi's double violin concerti. more

Early Modern Faces: …

Apr 20 - Jun 29, 2014
This exhibition brings together nearly ninety Old Master paintings and prints… more

Easter Brunch at the…

Apr 20 - 20, 2014
Join us on Easter Sunday, April 20th in the hotel's elegant Grand Ballroom for… more

Irving "Honey"…

Apr 20 - 20, 2014
Various Mardi Gras Indian tribes will line up  for the 1st Annual Irving… more

30 Americans

Apr 18 - Jun 15, 2014
30 Americans showcases works by many of the most important African American… more

THNOC to sponsor, participate in 2012 New Orleans Bookfair

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Media Contact:
Teresa Devlin
The Historic New Orleans Collection
(504) 598-7170
teresad@hnoc.org

Vicki Voelker
Gambel Communications
(504) 324-4242
vicki@gambelpr.com

 

THNOC to sponsor, participate in 2012 New Orleans Bookfair
Event to take place Saturday, Nov. 17, at a new location in the Warehouse District

WHO: The Historic New Orleans Collection

WHAT: 2012 New Orleans Bookfair and Media Expo

WHEN: Saturday, Nov. 17, 2012 • 11 a.m.-6 p.m.

WHERE: New location: 725 Magazine St. in the Warehouse District          

HOW: This event is free and open to the public. For more information, visit http://www.hnoc.org/ or http://www.neworleansbookfair.com/

WHY: The Historic New Orleans Collection is proud to return as a sponsor of the New Orleans Bookfair and Media Expo, taking place Saturday, Nov. 17, from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Now in its 11th year, the annual event celebrates authors, publishers and books created in New Orleans and the surrounding area. In addition to sponsoring the event, The Collection will have a table featuring its recent publications, including "Ernie K-Doe: The R&B Emperor of New Orleans," as well as information about membership and upcoming events.

No admission is required to attend the event, which will take place at a new location this year: 725 Magazine St. in the Warehouse District, right across the street from the Crescent City Farmer's Market. Other participants in the 2012 New Orleans Bookfair include Antigravity Magazine, University of Louisiana at Lafayette Press and Crescent City Comics, among other local publishing ventures.

Visit http://www.neworleansbookfair.com/ for the full list of vendors and the full schedule of events, which will be developed in the coming weeks.

Founded in 1966, The Historic New Orleans Collection is a museum, research center and publisher dedicated to the study and preservation of the history and culture of New Orleans and the Gulf South. For more information about The Historic New Orleans Collection, visit http://www.hnoc.org/ or call (504) 523-4662.

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