Laurent Dubois

Laurent  Dubois

Avengers of the New World: The Tale of the Haitian Revolution, by Laurent Dubois, was named a Los Angeles Times Best Book of 2004. Dubois is the codirector of the Franklin Humanities Institute's Haiti Lab and the Marcello Lotti Professor of Romance Studies and History at Duke University. He has written about Haiti for the Los Angeles Times, The Nation, and the New Yorker Web site, among other publications. He is a resident of Durham, North Carolina.