Institute for Justice and Democracy in Haiti

Book Sign­ing and dis­cus­sion by Jonathan Katz

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

Aid, Cholera, Recovery in Haiti-FlyerPan­elists:

  • 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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