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Zeitoun:  Additional Resources

To assist you with this summer reading, we have provided the following supplemental resources.  Please take a moment to view the resources below in order to prepair yourself for the reading discussion which will take place during Fall Orientation.

 

 1. Dave Eggers at the MPAC Media Award 2010 www.youtube.com/watch
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NOLA Now:  A Trip with Zeitoun
www.youtube.com/watch
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Many of us did not experience Hurricane Katrina first-hand.  For a glimpse of Katrina and her horrific destruction, take a look at the New York Times interactive site showing chronological photos, day by day, of the disaster.
 
www.nytimes.com/packages/khtml/2005/08/30/national/20050830_STORM_FEATURE.html
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Take a look at Katrina through the eyes of a child.  Farid Mouzai of the Univerisy of Southern Mississippi worked with child surviors to share their thoughts on Katrina via creative artwork.  Take a look at this heart gripping artwork, "Seeing the storm through children's eyes." 
 
 www.usm.edu/afterkatrina/multimedia2/Katrina_artwork.html
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Travis Smiley interviews New Orleans residents as they reflect on Hurricane Katrina and stereotypes surrounding Muslim faith.
 
 video.pbs.org/video/1576833705/
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 Additional photos of Hurricane Katrina from the Ogden Museum of Southern Art's exhibit, "Telling Their Stories".
 
 tellingtheirstories.com/exhibit/the-photos/
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 The Zeitoun Foundation
 www.zeitounfoundation.org/
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Summer Reading Guides for Zietoun                                                                   
Zietoun Reading Guide 1 ZeitounReadingAssignment#1
Zietoun Reading Guide 2  ZeitounReadingAssignment#2
Zietoun Reading Guide 3  ZeitounReadingAssignment#3
Zietoun Reading Guide 4 ZeitounReadingAssignment#4