To Repair the World

To Repair the World

Paul Farmer Speaks to the Next Generation

Book - 2013
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"Here are highlights from Paul Farmers' speeches to a variety of audiences, from Princeton to Harvard to Notre Dame to Berkeley. Paul is a rock star of the academy who has a large following among many groups: students, doctors, general readers, activists, public health folks, professors. He is the pied piper of everyone who wants to change the world. Not only is he cofounder of Partners In Health, US Deputy Special Envoy to Haiti, head of social medicine at Harvard, but he's also a charming, humorous, engaging public speaker whose charisma is legend. In this book, conceived of as a graduation gift for students write large, Farmer addresses the challenges facing young people with a call for them to change the world and become activists"-- Provided by publisher.
Publisher: Berkeley : University of California Press, [2013]
ISBN: 9780520275973
Call Number: 362.1 F2297t
Characteristics: xxvii, 266 pages, 16 pages of plates : illustrations ; 22 cm
Additional Contributors: Weigel, Jonathan 1986-


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