Event

Hurricane Katrina Book Launch

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Date/Time
Date(s) - September 10, 2015
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Venue
Avogadro's Number

Address
605 S. Mason St.
Fort Collins, CO 80524


Please join Dr. Kate Browne and Dr. Lori Peek for the launch of their books and a musical tribute to New Orleans on the occasion of the 10th anniversary of Hurricane Katrina.

Help celebrate the resilience and courage of people who lost everything and whose lives are documented in these books.

More information and an event flyer available here.

Katie Williams in front of her ruined home in January 2006. Photo by Katherine Browne

Katie Williams in front of her ruined home in January 2006. Photo by Katherine Browne

 

Standing in the Need: Culture, Comfort, and Coming Home after Katrina

-Kate Browne, professor in the Department of Anthropology at Colorado State University

 

 

 

 

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An artpiece made by a child survivor of Katrina.

 

Children of Katrina

-Lori Peek, associate professor in the Department of Sociology and Co-Director of the Center for Disaster and Risk Analysis (CDRA) at Colorado State University

-Alice Fothergill, associate professor of sociology at the University of Vermont

Colorado State University