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Title After the storm : Black intellectuals explore the meaning of Hurricane Katrina / edited by David Dante Troutt ; [foreword by Derrick Bell ; introduction by Charles J. Ogletree Jr.].

Imprint New York : New Press : Distributed by W.W. Norton & Co., 2007.


Location Call No. Status
 PAS La Pintoresca Branch Non-Fiction    305.896 AFT    Available
Description xxiii, 168 p. : ill. ; 20 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Contents Part one: Race, poverty, and place. Many thousands gone, again / David Dante Troutt -- Katrina : the American dilemma redux / Sheryll Cashin -- Part two: Class, politics, and the politics of race. The persistence of race politics and the restraint of recovery in Katrina's wake / John Valery White -- The real divide / Adolph L. Reed, Jr. -- Part three: Disasters and diaspora. Historicizing Katrina / Clement Alexander Price -- Great migrations? / Michael Eric Dyson -- Part four: Perceiving the image, framing identity, and critiquing "crime". Loot or find : fact or frame? / Cheryl I. Harris and Devon W. Carbado -- While visions of deviance danced in their heads / Katheryn Russell-Brown -- Part five: Rights and shared humanities. From wrongs to rights : Hurricane Katrina from a global perspective / Adrien Katherine Wing -- The station / Anthony Paul Farley.
Subject African Americans -- Civil rights -- History -- 21st century.
African Americans -- Social conditions -- 21st century.
Hurricane Katrina, 2005 -- Political aspects.
Hurricane Katrina, 2005 -- Social aspects.
Racism -- Political aspects -- United States -- History -- 21st century.
United States -- Race relations -- Political aspects -- History -- 21st century.
Added Author Troutt, David Dante.
ISBN 9781595582034

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