La dérive douce d’un enfant de Petit-Goâve

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dany-laferriere-01Dany Laferrière: An American Journey

La dérive douce d’un enfant de Petit-Goâve

  1. Thursday, February 16, 2017 7:00 p.m.
Still image from the film La dérive douce d'un enfant de Petit-Goâve
This documentary features Dany Laferrière on a journey to the places that have shaped his life, from Montréal, Paris, New York, and Port-au-Prince back to the mythical Haitian fisher village of his childhood, Petit-Goâve. It includes encounters with major Caribbean literary figures such as Edwidge Danticat, Frankétienne, and Pedro Juan Gutiérrez and presents a reflection on the Haiti of today and yesterday as much as a fascinating cinematic journey, leading us into the heart of the writer’s imagination. In French with English subtitles. Dany Laferrière is scheduled to be present. (Digital Presentation)