Discussing “The Houses that Eminent Domain and Tax Credits Built: Imagining a Better New Orleans” by Carol Necole Brown & Serena M. Williams
2. “Post-Katrina Rebuilding as an Opportunity for a New Conversation: Dispossession as a Property Concept” by Carol Necole Brown & Serena Williams
October 1st, 2012
1. “The Failure of Our Good Intentions: Property and Dispossesion in Post-Katrina New Orleans” by Kali Murray
June 25th, 2012
The property law of the United States in the last ten years has been defined by its failures rather than its successes. Two failures loom: the post-recovery efforts associated with Hurricane Katrina from 2005 until present, and the post-recovery efforts associated with the ongoing housing crisis from 2008 until present.