In this April 2010 conversation with friend Paula Devlin, George Scott recalls coming to New Orleans after Hurricane Katrina, and why he decided to relocate. And despite a serious medical diagnosis, he's decided that New Orleans is where he'll remain.
New Orleans, LA – Last week, the Louisiana Board of Elementary and Secondary Education approved state superintendent Paul Pastorek's governance plan for RSD-run schools. Angela Taylor reports on the details of the plan and what it means for New Orleans' Public School System.
New Orleans, LA – WRBH programming director Jackie Bullock talks about the pleasures of reading aloud; Fred Kasten's Sound of Books interview on "New Orleans: What Can't Be Lost", and Valentine Pierce performs one of her poems.
New Orleans – Today - on "The Sound of Books" - with Fred Kasten - Gregory Button's new book examining Katrina, the BP spill - and other catastrophic events of the last two decades - "Disaster Culture: Knowledge and Uncertainty in the Wake of Human and Environmental Catastrophe"...
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