Rising Tide 2007 presents video by artists inspired by the federal flood that followed Hurricane Katrina and its devastation of
- Registration and coffee
- Opening Remarks, Mark Moseley
Kim Marshall moderates a panel discussion featuring Michael Duplantier, Peter Athas, and Mark Moseley
- Sustainability presentation by Morwen Madrigal
- What is the State of
Presentations by Timothy Ruppert, NOLA blogger and current president of the American Society of Civil Engineers, Louisiana Section, Matt McBride, author of the blog "Fix the Pumps."
- Lunch from
- Keynote address by Dave Zirin. Zirin is the author of Welcome to the Terrordome, published by Haymarket Press, a columnist for SLAM Magazine, a regular contributor to the Nation Magazine, and a regular op-ed writer for the Los Angeles Times. His weekly online column is www.edgeofsports.com.
- How We Write Now
Greg Peters moderates a panel of
- Making Civic Sexy
- Concluding remarks - Mark Moseley
Rising Tide will offer an opportunity for its participants to help the New Orleans Public Schools, many of which will be opening for the first time this year. Details coming soon.