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Panel Discussion: "Voices from Haiti: Artists as Activists"

March 2

Panel Discussion: "Voices from Haiti: Artists as Activists"

Presented in Association with the CUNY Haitian Studies Institute

Please join us for a free panel discussion on the role of Haitian artists as activists, both at home and abroad. The featured participants on the panel include vocalist and Red Cross Ambassador Emeline Michel (who will also be performing in concert on Sat, March 4); acclaimed author Ibi Zoboi; Régine Roumain, the Executive Director of Haiti Cultural Exchange; Dr. Jean Eddy Saint Paul, the founding Director of the CUNY Haitian Studies Institute; and filmmaker and journalist Cassandre Thrasybule.

Emeline
Michel
Ibi
Zoboi
Régine
Roumain
Dr Jean Eddy
Saint Paul
Cassandre
Thrasybule


Partnering Organizations: Haitian Times, Toussaint Louverture Cultural Foundation

Tickets: Free


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Thursday, March 2, 6:30pm

Woody Tanger Auditorium

 

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05/15/2016


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