Marie-Christine Williams was a 14-year-old girl living in her father’s house in Kigali, Rwanda, on that day in 1994 when the Rwandan genocide began.
Marie-Christine Williams - a message of hope.
Marie-Christine Williams author, motivational speaker, and survivor of the Rwandan Genocide. She shares her story and how she uses her life experiences to inspire others.
Part two of the the interview with author, speaker and survivor Marie-Christine Williams.
Sherry Farmer Interviews Marie Christine Williams on Morning Blend St Louis
Listen and learn as Marie-Christine Williams, one of the greatest survivors, shares her story of not only overcoming horrific genocide but flourishing and encouraging every person that crosses her path.
Marie-Christine Williams was a 14-year-old girl living in her father’s house in Kigali, Rwanda, on the day in 1994 when the Rwandan genocide began. Williams told her story Tuesday in Northeast State’s Wellmont Regional Center for the Performing Arts as part of the college’s International Education Committee as part of Women’s History Month. . Read More
Even now, 22 years after the 1994 Rwandan genocide, Marie-Christine Williams has a hard time getting her words out. Unspeakable things happened to her, but miraculously, she wasn't among the 800,000 people murdered in 100 days of terror. Read More
On 100 days, an estimated 800,000 Rwandans were slaughtered—many by a friend or a neighbor—as the rest of the world sat watching. Marie-Christine Williams, a Rwandan, French, and Romanian 14-year-old, didn’t have that luxury. With her family gone and her home burned, she ran, on her own for months, hiding in the forest when she had to. Read More
If you saw me on the street in St. Louis, you would not guess my story. How long does it take for one’s body to recover from broken bones, gunshot wounds and a machete’s gash? After 22 years and more than 20 surgeries, my body has recovered — although I must cope with chronic pain. Read More
When she was 14, Marie-Christine Williams was shot in the leg and the back, chopped with a machete, pushed off a bridge and left to die. “I remember everything like it was yesterday,” says the 36-year-old who lives in O’Fallon, Mo. Read More