This photograph depicts the post-Katrina experiences of an Austrian exchange student who had studied at the University of New Orleans via UNO\'s Center Austria in 2003. Marion Wieser visited with his former hosts in the flooded Gentilly neighborhood. This family now lives in a trailer while rebuilding their house. Wieser sits on what serves as the front porch and entrance to the trailer.\r\n\r\nOther photos contributed by Wieser as well as an essay about his October 2006 visit to New Orleans can be found using a keyword search or the tags accompanying this object.


“Gentilly,” Hurricane Digital Memory Bank, accessed May 26, 2024,