Student News

Philip Gourevitch on Rwanda

Lyons, Joseph – May 17, 2012

Award winning author Philip Gourevitch will speak tonight, May 17, at 7 in the Garonzik about the Rwandan genocide and its aftermath. His book on the subject, We Wish to Inform You That Tomorrow We Will be Killed With Our Families: Stories from Rwanda, has won numerous awards, including the National Book Critics Circle Award. A staff writer for The New Yorker, and author of two other books, Gourevitch has traveled extensively throughout Central Africa, Asia, Europe, and the United States, reporting on a wide range of political, social, and cultural matters.