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People went to the Superdome with nothing!

We will have to rebuild destroyed cities, towns and critical infrastructure—now. Dec 06, Trey Piepmeier rated it really liked it. While I’m a fan of graphic novels, memoirs, etc.

The book is quite powerful, especially the beginning and middle. New Orleans, LouisianaUnited States. The name you want displayed with thee comment.

There was one case early on that sort of set the tone. Maybe in a “Best American Comics” anthology? A Dutch translation deluhe A.

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View all 6 comments. What they find instead is a van to the Convention Center. The story of his parents is more interesting than his own actually. Did you ever know anyone that constantly complained about everything and always had a scowl on her face?


Return to Book Page. Now in paperback, The New York Times best-selling graphic nonfiction masterpiece depicting the lives of seven New Orleanians before, during, and just after Hurricane Katrina. The illustrations and the colors had great impact and the dialogue felt very real.

A.D.: New Orleans After the Deluge

There is a doctor, a convenience store owner, a counselor After Hurricane Katrina it was impossible to turn on the news without hearing about it, hhe devastation, the displacement, the deaths, and the conspiracy theories about the government intentionally targeting New Orleans. Denise and her family, having been dropped off at the New Orleans Convention Center, find themselves stranded and abandoned, surrounded by thousands of other refugees.

The coming of the storm is handled very dramatically with wordless panels and was my favourite part of the book. At that point I began to worry that I really might not be taking things seriously enough.

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Through six finely drawn lives, we end up with new understanding of both devastation and redemption. These well-defined aspects of the characters allow Neufeld to seamlessly slip in and out of the various situations without even an ounce of momentary confusion on behalf of the audience.

No trivia or quizzes yet. We are experiencing technical difficulties. In the end, I feel very fortunate that A. Neufeld uses color in a unique way by giving each section of the book thf specific color tone, adding to the all-encompassing changes this storm caused for New Orleans and so many other places and America.


I found the experience of creating A. About Help Contact Press. If anything, I wish the author had delved a little deeper into each of the characters, but it works well as a thought-provoking glimpse at a complicated and tragic story.

University of Wisconsin—Madison website. So to cope, I wrote an editorial on August 31 that a.d.nwe published on September 4 in my local newspaper: I had to take a break after each section, but that just goes to show how well written. The migraine-prone – Those colors! The final test was smoothly integrating the newly written material into the existing storyline without losing ths. As I was sitting at my computer—in late August and early Septemberwhen video broadcasts on the internet were still fairly novel—more than a thousand miles from New Orleans, I experienced a feeling of emotional helplessness.