Geographer / Senior Professor of Practice, Tulane University School of Architecture
Professor Campanella is the author of numerous books and articles about the history and human geography of New Orleans. He can comment on the impacts of Hurricane Katrina on New Orleans and repopulation patterns in the city following the storm; on the unique histories of New Orleans neighborhoods; and on issues of gentrification and its social and cultural impact on older, historic neighborhoods of the city.
Areas of Expertise: Gentrification, impacts of Hurricane Katrina on New Orleans, repopulation of New Orleans post-Katrina, New Orleans neighborhoods, physical and human geography of New Orleans, Bourbon Street
Tulane faculty members talk in this video about the culture of the Tulane academic experience post-Katrina, touching on areas of disaster recovery, architecture, health care, music, public education and more.