I was very excited to speak with Jesmyn Ward, who is author of the novel Salvage the Bones and the memoir Men We Reaped. We spoke about literature, race, the struggle for racial equality, and writing style in an author profile published b the… 9 more words
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There was an article in US News and World Report regarding the orderly behavior of the Japanese citizens and the absence of looting after the earthquake, tsunami and nuclear nightmare. 56 more words
I went to New Orleans on the last weekend of April and first weekend of May. And I’ve been documenting my experience about the city in a series. 875 more words
One man’s decision to rebuild his family’s oceanfront home after hurricane Katrina has elevated a local builder’s foundation blocks to new heights.
In 2005, the massive hurricane devastated Mitchell Turnbough’s childhood home in Long Beach, Miss. 480 more words