UWI BOOKSHOP » Caribbean Collection » Caribbean Collection » WI0467 » HAITI RISING: HAITIAN HISTORY, CULTURE AND THE EARTHQUAKE
Model: WI0467
Authors: MUNRO, MARTIN
Publishers: KINGSTON BOOKSHOP LIMITED
Price: $4,350.00JMD
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This product was added to our catalog on Monday 12 September, 2011.
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The earthquake that struck Haiti on 12 January 2010 thrust the nation into the public consciousness as never before. There is now an unprecedented empathy for and interest in Haiti, and a related need for information on Haitian reality, beyond the clichés often associated with the nation. In particular, there is a special interest in the earthquake and the questions of Haiti’s future development. Haiti Rising responds to this public interest and has three fundamental aims: to raise awareness of Haiti, its people, culture and history; to allow some who were in Haiti during the earthquake a chance to testify; and to raise funds for artists living and working in Haiti...