“All Aboard!” OffBeat’s podcast is ready to leave the station for the second time. But before we head out, we’d like to thank the listeners whose kind words following our inaugural cast last month encouraged us to keep the wheels a-rollin’. After some brainstorming, we’ve decided to give this train a name: OffBeat’s Look-Ka Py Py Podcast. Let us know what you think.
In this episode, host Zachary Young interviews author Tom Wooten whose recent book We Shall Not Be Moved: Rebuilding Home in the Wake of Katrina tells the story of how five New Orleans neighborhoods took on recovery post-K from the points of view of those who led the efforts.