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Posts Tagged ‘Hurricane Katrina’

Treme turns to local poet to capture post-Katrina New Orleans March 23, 2011: The Times-Picayune talks with Gian Smith who is featured reciting his poem “O Beautiful Storm” in a new promo for the HBO show Treme. Smith now hosts an open mic at The McKenna Museum of [...] by

Poets set the tone for “Natural Events to Social Disasters” conference in Austin February 22, 2011: Natasha Trethewey and Evelyne Trouillot will keynote this week’s conference From Natural Events to Social Disasters in the Circum-Caribbean hosted by the Teresa Lozano Long Institute of Latin [...] by