|Author:||Main Author: Hux, Matthew
|Digital Record:||St. Louis, Missouri: Washington University in St. Louis, University Libraries
2008, Washington University in St. Louis, University Libraries. Data are freely accessible.
St. Louis, M. Hux, 2005.
St. Louis, Washington University, 2005.
Sam Fox Keywords: Identity of place
Sam Fox Keywords: Literary
Sam Fox Keywords: Personal voice
Library Keywords: Artists' books
Library Keywords: Hurricane Katrina, 2005, in art
Library Keywords: New Orleans (La.) -- In art
Library Keywords: Saint Louis (Mo.) -- In art
Artist Statement - In August of 2005 a category 5 hurricane stuck in the city of New Orleans, Louisiana. The force of the storm caused widespread flooding, massive destruction, and forced the mandatory evacuation of the city. Watropolis portrays one New Orleanian’s evacuation and subsequent relocation in St. Louis, Missouri, and his attempt to establish.