AP Correspondent and Louisvillian Jonathan Katz to sign his new book.
On January 12, 2010, the deadliest earthquake ever recorded in the Western Hemisphere struck Haiti. Rescuers and aid workers rushed to save lives as the world pledged more than $15.3 billion for relief and reconstruction. Yet nearly three years later, Haiti is still in crisis. Jonathan Katz, the only full-time U.S. journalist stationed in Haiti at the time, was there to witness the destruction and its aftermath. Please join us as we welcome Jonathan to Carmichael's to talk about his book and his remarkable time in Haiti.
On January 12, 2010, the deadliest earthquake in the history of the Western Hemisphere struck the nation least prepared to handle it. Jonathan M. Katz, the only full-time American news correspondent in Haiti, was inside his house when it buckled along with hundreds of thousands of others.