The Historic New Orleans Collection hosted panel discussions on August 29, 2006, the first anniversary of Hurricane Katrina. The following audio recordings feature Times-Picayune staff reporters and photographers recalling the situations they encountered after the deluge.

Times Picayune Katrina reporters







Reporting Katrina

A panel discussion by the Times-Picayune reporting staff, 2006 Pulitzer Prize winners
Moderator: James O'Byrne, Times-Picayune features editor
Panelists: David Meeks, city editor; Doug MacCash and Manuel Torres, writers

Introduction: James O'Byrne (5:18)

Doug MacCash (8:47)

Manuel Torres (8:31)

David Meeks (10:19)

Question and Answers, Part 1 (23:56)

Question and Answers, Part 2 (17.59)

Times-Picayune Katrina photographers

Photographing Katrina

A panel discussion by the Times-Picayune photography staff
Moderator: Doug Parker, Times-Picayune photo editor
Panelists: Kathy Anderson, Brett Duke, and Ted Jackson, photographers

Introduction: Doug Parker (4.55)

Kathy Anderson (4:37)

Brett Duke (9:26)

Ted Jackson (11:55)