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When the Levee Breaks

When the Levee Breaks

Chapter:
(p.151) Conclusion When the Levee Breaks
Source:
Backwater Blues
Author(s):
Richard M. Mizelle
Publisher:
University of Minnesota Press
DOI:10.5749/minnesota/9780816679256.003.0007

A substantial Afterword then presents the case that the recognition of contemporary artists’ contribution to the wider project of the posthumanities might challenge the view held in some quarters that it is philosophy, rather than any other discipline, that can best demonstrate how “thought might proceed otherwise in regard to animals.”

Keywords:   Disasters, Blues, Historical Fiction, Great Migration, Levees, 1928 Flood Control Act, Charity, New Deal, Mississippi Flood Control Project, Yazoo Mississippi Delta

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