Emerging Voices from the Gulf: Creating a Place for People
A Human Coast Initiative Symposium
Thursday 27th May, 1pm-5pm, E130 Howe-Russell-Kniffen
Watch or download the recording of the meeting.
1:30pm-3pm Session One
- Josh Lewis, Ph.D. Bywater Institute, Tulane University. “Dredge or Die: Harbor Deepening, Ecology, and Justice Along the US Gulf Coast”
- Liz Skilton, Ph.D. University of Louisiana Lafayette. “Harvesting Histories: The Recent Louisiana Disasters Oral History Project”
- Ned Randolph, Ph.D. Tulane University. “Pipeline Logic and Culpability: Establishing a Continuum of Harm for Sacrifice Zones”
3:15pm-4:45pm Session Two
- Audrey Grismore Ph.D. The Water Institute of the Gulf. “Obtainability of Scientific Support: A Comparison Access, Means and Methods During the 1930s and 1940s Oil and Oyster Litigation in Coastal Louisiana”
- Jessica Simms, Ph.D. Louisiana Office of Community Development. “Community-scale Climate Migration: The Resettlement of Isle de Jean Charles”
- Scott Hemmerling, Ph.D. The Water Institute of the Gulf. “Elevating Local Knowledge Through Participatory Modeling: Active Community Engagement in Restoration Planning in Coastal Louisiana”
An LSU Center for Collaborative Knowledge program, sponsored by the Carl O. Sauer Professorship and the Department of Geography and Anthropology
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