Portrait & Narrative of Liberal Arts Student

Collection

Post-Katrina Portraits, Francesco

Charcoal portrait of Common Ground volunteer from private liberal arts college. Text begins: \"I came down to Common Ground because I wanted to be involved firsthand in a genuine struggle for social justice.\" Describes helping Miss Cherlynn, a resident of the Lafittte housing project, move her possessions from her perfectly salvagable apartment because \"the government didn\'t want to help people.\"\r\n

Citation

“Portrait & Narrative of Liberal Arts Student,” Hurricane Digital Memory Bank, accessed May 27, 2022, https://hurricanearchive.org/items/show/26767.