Dr. John Montanee, St. Roch and the Plague Doctors of New Orleans
In this presentation Baba Teddy Jauw and Lady Kate Henriot will share the stories of Dr. John Montanee, the original Dr. John, the story of why St. Roch Cemetery is so named and what it has to do with pandemics and what all of this has to do with Voodoo, Witchcraft and, of course, cocktails and other concoctions.
- Who the real Dr. John was including new information on his heritage and what his 'voodoo' was
- Who St. Roch was and what a 13th Century bubonic plague saint meant to New Orleans
- Learn why the Polish were so important to Haiti, New Orleans and Voodoo and why Vodka is witchcraft
- Understand the intricate and mysterious histories and mysteries of New Orleans, Voodoo and why pandemics gave it the
name 'Necropolis', the City of the Dead.