Other Community Activities for Zeitoun

11/7/2010 Sunday

Jazz Themed Worship Service 

Time: 10:40 AM
Location: United Methodist Church, 
1 Grove Street, New Paltz

Community Book Discussion & Refreshments

Time: 7:00 PM
Location: United Methodist Church, 1 Grove Street, New Paltz

Images of Katrina

As you read Zeitoun, you may enhance your experience by viewing the remarkable images of the disaster, featured in the websites below:

  • The New York Times has an interactive site that shows photos chronologically, day by day of the disaster:

http://www.nytimes.com/packages/khtml/2005/08/30/national/20050830_STORM_FEATURE.html

  • The Ogden Museum mounted an exhibit of the best photojournalism of Katrina marking the fifth anniversary:

http://tellingtheirstories.com/exhibit/the-photos/

  • This site, from the University of Southern Mississippi, has a slideshow of kids’ art by young survivors:

http://www.usm.edu/afterkatrina/multimedia2/Katrina_artwork.html

The Elting Library will have a computer set up to view these websites, along with displays of art and photos relating to the themes in Zeitoun, beginning November 9. 


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