Thursday, April 11, 2019
5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
John Hope Franklin Humanities Institute
Ahmadieh Family Lecture Hall
Bay 4 (C105), Smith Warehouse
114 S. Buchanan Blvd.
Durham, NC 27701
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Haitian journalist and human rights activist Michèle Montas discusses the legacy of Radio Haïti-Inter, Radio Haiti’s archive at Duke’s Rubenstein Library, and the past, present, and future of justice and impunity in Haiti. With additional remarks by Laurent Dubois, Radio Haiti project archivist Laura Wagner, and AV archivist Craig Breaden.
Light refreshments served. Free and open to the public.
This event is co-sponsored by Duke Libraries and the Forum for Scholars and Publics.
Journalist and Human Rights Activist
Michèle Montas is a journalist from Haiti and the former Spokesperson under UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon. Prior to her appointment, Montas headed the French unit of UN Radio. From 2003 to 2004, she served as the Spokesperson for UN General Assembly President Julian ...