NPR's John Burnett on Hurricane Katrina, one year later

Austin, TX – NPR is marking the anniversary of Hurricane Katrina with follow-up reports on the gulf coast's recovery efforts. KAZU's Ben Adler speaks with one of the people contributing to it is NPR correspondent John Burnett, from his home in Austin, Texas.

Click here to listen to John Burnett's story on Weekend Edition Saturday about reinventing New Orleans.

John writes about covering Hurricane Katrina and more in his upcoming book, Uncivilized Beasts and Shameless Hellions: Travels with an NPR Correspondent, which is due in bookstores Sept. 5.