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Review: Come Hell or High Water: Hurricane Katrina and the Color of Disaster

User Review  - Nicholas - Goodreads

worth reading. tells two stories at once, one about race in America, one about the systemic breakdown and giant, entirely avoidable mess that was the Katrina evacuation. Read full review

Review: Come Hell or High Water: Hurricane Katrina and the Color of Disaster

User Review  - Lauren - Goodreads

Wow - Michael Eric Dyson is *preaching* in this book. It's a somewhat painful read, as he goes minute by minute through the Katrina disaster and our government's various misteps that led to so much ... Read full review

Review: Come Hell or High Water: Hurricane Katrina and the Color of Disaster

User Review  - Jess - Goodreads

This book is a must read! Prior to reading this book, I knew that race and class played an important role in the evacuation/relief effort during Hurricane Katrina. However, I learned a lot more by ... Read full review

Review: Come Hell or High Water: Hurricane Katrina and the Color of Disaster

User Review  - Weavre - Goodreads

Excellent! By the end of the first chapter, I was thoroughly irritated with Dyson's analysis. He seemed to have an oversimplified perspective that saw black people as targeted victims of privileged ... Read full review

Review: Come Hell or High Water: Hurricane Katrina and the Color of Disaster

User Review  - Jill W - Goodreads

After Hurricane Katrina occurred I want to know more about the city and which places were affected and I also wanted to know about the people of New Orleans. I had so many questions and I had no one ... Read full review

Review: Come Hell or High Water: Hurricane Katrina and the Color of Disaster

User Review  - Shannon - Goodreads

Come Hell or High Water by Michael Eric Dyson was a powerful and compelling book that captured the devestation, panic, racism, and over all grief that many victims experienced during Hurricane Katrina ... Read full review

Review: Come Hell or High Water: Hurricane Katrina and the Color of Disaster

User Review  - Nick - Goodreads

Not my favorite of the liberal professor/preacher's books, but a good one nonetheless. He does a great job breaking down in detail how race played a part in the governments pathetic response to ... Read full review

Review: Come Hell or High Water: Hurricane Katrina and the Color of Disaster

User Review  - Courtney - Goodreads

Very concise analysis of what Hurricane Katrina uncovered. It takes the concepts that progressives and radicals have identified and used facts to back them up. Read full review

Review: Come Hell or High Water: Hurricane Katrina and the Color of Disaster

User Review  - Angel - Goodreads

I borrowed this one from the UHD Library. See my note on the book: [http:// Read full review

Review: Come Hell or High Water: Hurricane Katrina and the Color of Disaster

User Review  - Raina - Goodreads

I got to hear the author of this book speak at my school's annual Diversity Symposium--wow! Dr. Dyson is a powerhouse of an intellect and social critic. An excellent, probing analysis of the role of race & poverty in America's response to the Katrina disaster. Read full review


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