An Evening with Paul Farmer
An Evening with Paul Farmer--Physician, Activist, and Humanitarian to Haiti and Beyond
Known as "the man who would cure the world," Farmer works to provide first world health care for third world peoples and is one of the founders of the worldwide organization Partners in Health. This evening will provide the rare opportunity to hear from the man himself, followed by an interview with Dean Nelson, founder of PLNU's Writer's Symposium by the Sea.
Author of "To Repair the World" and "Pathologies of Power Health, Human Rights, and the New War on the Poor," Farmer was also the subject of Tracy Kidder's "Mountains Beyond Mountains: The Quest of Dr. Paul Farmer, a Man Who Would Cure the World." Learn more about Dr. Farmer's mission and Partners in Health here.