The Historic New Orleans Collection hosts a free panel discussion in conjunction with the opening of “The Katrina Decade: Images of an Altered City.”
The Historic New Orleans Collection will host a free panel discussion exploring its efforts to document the city’s experience of the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina. THNOC will also celebrate the opening of the exhibition “The Katrina Decade: Images of an Altered City.”
The discussion will include photographer David G. Spielman, historian and THNOC Director of Museum Programs John H. Lawrence, and oral historian and THNOC Senior Curator Mark Cave. Journalist and preservationist Jack Davis will moderate the panel.
“The Katrina Decade: Images of an Altered City” presents 77 photographs by Spielman and archival materials and photographs documenting the civic efforts following the storm. The exhibition will be on view through January 9, 2016.
This event is free and open to the public.