Amariah Thurston with her mother Leslie Thurston discuss Hurricane Katrina.

Recorded November 29, 2018 Archived November 29, 2018 22:51 minutes
Id: APP581338

Description

In this interview, conducted in November 2018 in Vestavia Hills, Alabama, Amariah Thurston (16) interviews her mother and friend Leslie Thurston (47) about her experience of watching Hurricane Katrina unfold. She reflects particularly on the government response to the disaster and the fire it lit in the black community.

Participants

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  • Leslie Thurston

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