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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  - 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

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

User Review  - James - Goodreads

Who else wasn't glued to their television set, or the newspapers, or their internet, or whatever, last late August into early September? It's not everyday that we see a city destroyed by a combination ... Read full review


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