First Anniversary of Hurricane Katrina

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

A panel of writers and a photographer 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. 

Douglas Brinkley wrote The Great Deluge: Hurricane Katrina, New Orleans, and the Mississippi Gulf Coast. Mark Schleifstein co-wrote Path of Destruction: The Devastation of New Orleans and the Coming Age of Superstorms. Tony Dunbar, wrote Tubby Meets Katrina: A Tubby Dubonnet Novel. Ken Foster wrote The Dogs Who Found Me: What I’ve Learned from Pets Who Were Left Behind. Kathy Anderson’s photographs are in Katrina: The Ruin and Recovery of New Orleans, published by the Times-Picayune.

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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193977-2
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Public Affairs Event
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Forum
Location:
New Orleans, Louisiana, United States
First Aired:
Aug 27, 2006

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  • Aug 27, 2006 | 6:26pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 27, 2006 | 6:32pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 27, 2006 | 11:07pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
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