Posts tagged “foreign affairs”
November 9, 2011"The problem is that the companies most active in global health projects today hail from a narrow range of industries, many of which are under fire for their negative impact on public health. These private firms are playing a double game: disrupting local communities with one hand and writing big checks to ostensibly help them with the other. Often, their core financial interests are directly at odds with the business of improving the health of the poor, in ways that are distorting the global health agenda."
Wojciech Jagielski on the “After Kapuscinski: The Art of Reportage in the 21st Century” panel in New York City
October 20, 2009On October 6, Wojciech Jagielski, author of Towers of Stone, joined Adrian Nicole LeBlanc, Alistair Reid, and Lawrence Weschler in a symposium given by the New York Institute for the Humanities entitled "After Kapuscinski: The Art of Reportage in the 21st Century." Watch it below.
September 23, 2009
September 23, 7pm, Bluestockings Radical Books, 172 Allen St, New York, NY 10002. For more information, visit bluestockings.com.