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Artist Spotlight…

Mar 31 - 31, 2015
New Orleans-based woodturning artist Tom Dunne will be the featured artist in… more

Edgar Degas: The…

Mar 31 - May 24, 2015
Featuring drawings, prints, sculpture, and photographs, all from a single… more

Kikuo Saito at…

Mar 31 - Apr 4, 2015
Octavia Art Gallery is pleased to present a selection of works from New York… more

Lydia's Purple Cloth…

Mar 31 - 31, 2015
Quilting continues! We're excited to have more time to work on creations… more

M.S. Rau Antiques…

Mar 31 - May 4, 2015
Long established and leading art, antiques and jewelry specialist M.S. Rau… more

Maple Leaf Bar…

Mar 31 - 31, 2015
Join us for live entertainment featuring the Grammy Award winning ReBirth Brass… more

Purchased Lives: New…

Mar 31 - Jul 18, 2015
The Historic New Orleans Collection's newest exhibition, "Purchased… more

The New Orleans…

Mar 31 - Nov 18, 2015
Marvel Universe LIVE! will captivate audiences with an authentic and original… more

Voices Not Forgotten…

Mar 31 - 31, 2015
Many of us have heard our elders talking about the great music and fancy dances… more

EN MAS’: Carnival and…

Apr 1 - Jun 7, 2015
Curated by Claire Tancons, Krista Thompson, EN MAS': Carnival and Performance… more

Jim Roche: Cultural…

Apr 1 - Jul 12, 2015
Born in 1943, Jim Roche received a BA from Florida State University (1961)… more

Mark Steinmetz: South

Apr 1 - May 10, 2015
Mark Steinmetz lives and works in Athens, Georgia. His work transcends the… more

Opera on Tap

Apr 1 - 1, 2015
Now in its 8th season, Opera on Tap - New Orleans is attracting people from… more

Smoker's World…

Apr 1 - 1, 2015
Join us at the Maple Leaf Bar for Smoker's World featuring Eric… more

Tennessee Williams:…

Apr 1 - May 31, 2015
Tennessee Williams was one of the most admired playwrights of the 20th century.… more

The Victory Belles…

Apr 1 - 1, 2015
Noted for their close harmonies and synchronized dance steps, the Andrews… more

YLC Wednesday at the…

Apr 1 - 1, 2015
The 12-week concert series takes place in downtown New Orleans at Lafayette… more

Exhibition Opening -…

Apr 2 - 2, 2015
Self-Taught, Outsider and Visionary Art will showcase works from the Ogden… more

Le Petit Theatre…

Apr 2 - 4, 2015
Donald Margulies' Pulitzer Prize-winning play tells the story of a couple… more

Longvue House and…

Apr 2 - 2, 2015
Dine at the magnificent estate of Longue Vue House and Gardens while brushing… more

Artist Spotlight…

Mar 31 - 31, 2015
New Orleans-based woodturning artist Tom Dunne will be the featured artist in… 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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