Sharon Pollin

Comeback Story: The Jewish community in New Orleans has nurtured the inclusive spirit that is a hallmark of the city. That polyglot tradition has helped it bounce back from Hurricane Katrina and the financial crisis.

After Katrina, New Orleans Jews Bounce Back by Sticking to Polyglot Roots

New Orleans has a thriving Jewish infrastructure and an inclusive tradition. That polyglot heritage has only become stronger in the eight years since Hurricane Katrina struck.