Wednesday, November 29th


Nancy Dixon, the book's editor, will lead a panel discussion with contributors: Jack Davis, Freddi Evans, and Alison Fensterstock. They will discuss and sign their book, New Orleans & The World: 1718-2018 Tricentennial Anthology.

Published by the LEH in partnership the New Orleans Convention and Visitors Bureau, the New Orleans Tourism Marketing Corporation, and the 2018 NOLA Foundation, New Orleans and the World explores the city’s first three centuries through the eyes of its finest historians. Contributors include Emily Clark, Erin Greenwald, Keith Weldon Medley, Maurice Carlos Ruffin, John Shelton Reed, Sally Reeves, Daniel Usner, and Dr. Michael White, with forewords from Leah Chase and Walter Isaacson. Richard Campanella, Robert L. Dupont, Freddi Williams Evans, Alecia P. Long, Kara Tucina Olidge, and Lawrence N. Powell served as the editorial board for the book, which was edited by Nancy Dixon.

This book is available in hardcover ($60.00).

If you are unable to attend, you must call the book shop to order signed books.

Event date: 

Wednesday, November 29, 2017 - 6:00pm to 7:30pm

Event address: 

Garden District Book Shop
2727 Prytania Street
New Orleans, LA 70130

Louisiana Endowment For Humanities (LEH): Nancy Dixon, Jack Davis, Freddi Evans, and Alison Fensterstock: New Orleans & The World: 1718--2018 Tricentennial Anthology, Panel Discussion & Booksigning