Thursday, Sep 10, 6 PM

Words Whispered In Water – FOC Second Thursday Lecture

Words Whispered In Water - FOC Second Thursday Lecture The CabildoGreater New OrleansNew OrleansEvent Date: Thursday, September 10, 2020Second Thursday Lecture with Author Sandy RosenthalOnline event hosted on Zoom beginning at 6 pm.This event is free and open to the public. To register visit: https://forms.gle/T35u4erMuvoY9ARUA or by emailing volunteers@friendsofthecabildo.orgA link/password will be sent on the day of the lecture.Book description: In the aftermath of one ofthe worst disasters in U.S. history, Words Whispered in Water tells the story of one woman’s fight—against all odds—to expose a mammoth federal agency, and win. It’s a horror story, a mystery, and David & Goliath storyall in one. In 2005, the entire world watched as a major U.S. city was nearly wiped off the map. The levees ruptured and New Orleans drowned. Butwhile newscasters attributed the New Orleans flood to a “natural catastrophe” citizen investigator Sandy Rosenthal set out to expose the true culprit and compel the media and government to tell the truth.Book sold available at the 1850 House Museum Store