David Johnson



David Johnson is the Digital Media Editor for OffBeat, a monthly music-and-entertainment magazine in New Orleans. He serves on the boards of the State Library of Louisiana and the Tennessee Williams/New Orleans Literary Festival. Previously he served as Editor of Publications at the New Orleans Museum of Art and Editor of Louisiana Cultural Vistas and KnowLA - The Digital Encyclopedia of Louisiana, projects of the Louisiana Endowment for the Humanities.

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The Family Roe: An American Story
with Joshua Prager

Iconic New Orleans Cocktails: The Sazerac and Café Brûlot
with Charles Carter, David Johnson, Tim McNally, Matt Ray, and Sue Strachan



Book-loving volunteers are essential to the Louisiana Book Festival's success. Whether it's escorting authors, guiding visitors, selling refreshments, working with children in the Young Readers Pavilion or other fun and rewarding assignments, the Louisiana Book Festival wants you to join the volunteer team.

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