Wednesday, January 30, 2013 Boston, MA
Book Signing and discussion by Jonathan Katz
Interested in Global Health or International Humanitarianism?
Join us on January 30th for a book signing by Jonathan Katz. Mr. Katz is a former Associated Press correspondent and editor, and was the only full-time American news correspondent stationed in Haiti during the January 2010 earthquake. His book The Big Truck That Went By: How the World Came to Save Haiti and Left Behind a Disaster addresses the postquake humanitarian aid in Haiti. The book signing will be followed by a panel discussion about postquake aid response and the emergence of cholera following the earthquake.
When: January 30th, 2013 at 6pm
Where: Ticknor Lounge, Harvard University Boyslton Hall
- Jonathan Katz, author of “The Big Truck that Went by: How the World Came to Save Haiti and Left Behind a Disaster”
- Rishi Rattan, Advocacy Chair for Physician for Haiti
- Brian Concannon, Human Rights Lawyer at the Institute for Justice and Democracy in Haiti
- Nancy Dorsinville, Policy Advisor, NGOs & Civil Society in the Office of the UN Special Envoy to Haiti
- Patrick Sylvain, Haitian-American writer, lecturer, and photographer
Hosted by The Harvard Haitian Alliance, in collaboration with The Harvard Undergraduate Global Health Forum, and The Tufts Pan-African Alliance.
This event is free and open to the public. Dinner will be provided.
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