Award-winning poet and Pulitzer Center grantee Kwame Dawes spoke with Camille Goodison of Guernica on his Pulitzer Center commissioned work in Haiti and Jamaica: After the Quake: HIV/AIDS in Haiti and Hope: Living and Loving with HIV in Jamaica. Dawes also addressed his upcoming work in Haiti and beyond.

Project

Poet and writer Kwame Dawes travels to Jamaica to explore the experience of people living with HIV/AIDS and to examine the ways in which the disease has shaped their lives. The journey brings him in touch with people who tell their stories, share their lives and teach him about resilience, hope and possibility in the face of despair.

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