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In Exile

While most people experience loss or upheaval at some point in their lives, they rarely do so on such a massive scale, with a whole community driven from their homes and scattered to the winds. Many survivors of the storm struggled to find ways to explain this modern-day exile to outsiders, trying to find words for the unimaginable.

Keeping Her Family Whole Post-Hurricane Katrina

Surviving Katrina

Hurricane Katrina

Her Feelings of Security after Hurricane Katrina

What Home Is Post-Hurricane Katrina

Loss

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Jewish Women's Archive. "In Exile." (Viewed on April 8, 2020) <https://jwa.org/communitystories/katrina/themes/in-exile>.

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