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Croft Speaker: 'Where have you Hidden the Cholera'

Academics: Reporter and author Rowan Gerety will talk about violent resistance to public health campaigns.

Wed
18
Sep
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Rowan Gerety, a reporter and author from New York, will speak about the root causes of the mistrust and violence faced by efforts to stop the spread of cholera in Mozambique, which are part of a larger pattern of violent resistance to public health campaigns around the world.  The talk will be based on the chapter “Where have you hidden the cholera?,” in Gerety’s book  Go Tell the Crocodiles: Chasing Prosperity in Mozambique .

 

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