David Johnson is the Editor of Publications at the New Orleans Museum of Art. He serves on the boards of the State Library of Louisiana and the Tennessee Williams/New Orleans Literary Festival. For 24 years he edited Louisiana Cultural Vistas and KnowLA - The Digital Encyclopedia of Louisiana, projects of the Louisiana Endowment for the Humanities.
Noon to 12:45 p.m.
State Capitol Building, House Committee Room 4
Remaking New Orleans: Beyond Exceptionalism and Authenticity
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.