Pope, John300

John Pope

John Pope, a New Orleans reporter since 1973, was a member of The Times-Picayunes team that won two Pulitzer Prizes for coverage of Hurricane Katrina and its aftermath. He graduated from the University of Texas. A contributing writer to The Times-Picayune | The New Orleans Advocate, Pope is the author of an anthology of obituaries and funeral stories called Getting Off at Elysian Fields, and is a co-author of Building on the Past: Saving Historic New Orleans.