No Condition Is Permanent: Living in the Extreme in Sierra Leone
Thursday, April 30, 2015 @ 7:30pm
Conrad A. Elvehjem Building, L160 (800 University Avenue)
FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
The only journalist to attend all of the post-Cold War international tribunals, Thierry Cruvellier spent 16 years covering war crimes trials for Rwanda, Sierra Leone, Bosnia, and Cambodia. He has written books about the Rwandan genocide trials and the Cambodia of the Khmer Rouge. Now he turns his attention to the dramatic history of Sierra Leone and its people over the past three decades.
A Humanities Without Boundaries Lecture presented by the UW Madison Center for the Humanities. With support from the Brittingham Fund Inc., and the Anonymous Fund of the College of Letters & Science.