Join us for a conversation with Wyclef Jean discussing his memoir Purpose: An Immigrant’s Story, followed by a performance of acoustic music. Wyclef Jean is a multiplatinum Haitian musician and former member of hip-hop trio The Fugees, as well as an actor and producer. He has worked with such artists as Whitney Houston, Michael Jackson, Carlos Santana, Eric Clapton, Paul Simon, T.I., Mary J. Blige and Destiny's Child. In Purpose, Wyclef recounts his path to fame from his impoverished childhood in "Baby Doc" Duvalier's Haiti and the mean streets of Brooklyn and Newark to the bright lights of the world stage.
Special Ticket Prices:
General Admission: $25
General Admission for Cinematheque Members: $20 (use promo code: cinematheque)
General Admission + Copy of Wyclef Jean's memoir: $45
General Admission + Copy of Wyclef Jean's memoir + Pre-Reception: $95
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