Elizabeth Alexander's best-selling memoir recalls the life and sudden death of her husband Ficre Ghebreyesus. In conversation with Bruce Shapiro, Alexander - who read at President Obama's 2009 inauguration - discussed writing about loss, love and and upheavals both private and public.
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Poet, essayist and critic Elizabeth Alexander joined the Dart Center to discuss writing about loss, love and upheavals both private and public.
At the Deutsche Welle Global Media Forum in July 2015, Dart Centre Europe led a workshop on covering refugees, featuring journalists Mani Benchelah and Alex Hannaford, psychiatrist Dr. Iris Graf-Calliess and Save the Children’s Misty Buswell.
Full video, transcript and powerpoint presentation; “Guns and Gun Violence: Through a Public Health Lens”; May 29, 2015.
Full video and transcript of panel. Powerpoint presentation provided by Roseanna Ander, original moderator, who was not able to be in attendance; “Public Safety and Law Enforcement”; May 29, 2015.