Millery Polyne, The Idea of Haiti: Rethinking Crisis and Development
Thu, Mar 21
12:30 PM — 1:45 PM
NAC 160 Convent Ave.
NAC , 5/142
Millery Polyne of NYU will present a talk on Haiti in the popular and scholarly imagination.Drawing upon his forthcoming book, Historian Millery Polyne, assistant professor of American Studies at New York University, will present a talk on Haiti in the popular and scholarly imagination. It will interest students and faculty members interested in disaster capitalism, the social construction of natural disasters,development studies, and Caribbean and Latin American history. Sponsored by the History Society and the History Department.