Levees.org founder featured in new book

Cherchez of Femme: New Orleans Women by Cheryl Gerber (University of Mississippi, 2020)

Founder Sandy Rosenthal is featured in a newly released hard bound pictorial book.

From the book jacket: “New Orleans native Cheryl Gerber captures the vibrancy and diversity of New Orleans women in Cherchez la Femme; New Orleans Women. Inspired by the 2017 Women’ March inWashington, DC, Gerber’s book includes photographs of the city’s most well-known women and the everyday women who make New Orleans so rich and diverse…”

Rosenthal appears in Chapter 6, The Era of Women written by Katy Reckdahl. Rosenthal was selected for her work to educate the American public about the cause of the levee failures and catastrophic flooding in New Orleans in August 2005.

For more about the book, click here.


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