The Lowell Humanities Series and Poetry Days Present Laurent Dubois: Haiti: The Aftershocks of History
Wednesday, Dec 5, 2012
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Laurent Dubois, the Marcello Lotti Professor of Romance Studies and History at Duke University, is the author of Haiti: The Aftershocks of History (Metropolitan 2012), Soccer Empire: The World Cup and the Future of France (U. California Press, 2010) and Avengers of the New World: The Story of the Haitian Revolution (Harvard Univ. Press, 2004), and is currently writing a history of the banjo. Born in Belgium and raised in Bethesda, Maryland, he graduated from Princeton in 1992 and received a doctorate in Anthropology and History from the University of Michigan in 1998. He taught at Harvard and Michigan State University before coming to Duke.
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|Created by||Sarah Lam on Oct 09 at 10:53 am|
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