First Anniversary of Hurricane Katrina

A panel of writers who wrote about Hurricane Katrina from a variety of angles discussed their experiences and their books. After their… read more

A panel of writers who wrote about Hurricane Katrina from a variety of angles discussed their experiences and their books. After their presentations they responded to audience members' questions. Ms. Reyes served as moderator. 

Jed Horne wrote Breach of Faith: Hurricane Katrina and the Near Death of a Great American City. Chris Rose wrote 1 Dead in Attic. Richard Campanella wrote Geographies of New Orleans: Urban Fabrics Before the Storm. Sarah Inman contributed to the collection Do You Know What It Means to Miss New Orleans? Robert Smallwood wrote The Five People You Meet in Hell: Surviving Katrina. Mary Beth Romig co-authored Missing New Orleans.

The event was held in the Sheraton Hotel in downtown New Orleans. close

*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.

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New Orleans, Louisiana, United States
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Aug 27, 2006

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  • Aug 27, 2006 | 5:08pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 27, 2006 | 9:57pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
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