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.

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

For more information on Kate Browne’s research, check out her website or this CSU SOURCE article.

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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