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Originally posted on Repeating Islands:
Many thanks to Peter Jordens for sharing this event. Tomorrow, Monday, November 3, 2014, Tulane University will host “An Evening with Two Francophone/Creolophone Authors,” featuring Anderson Dovilas and Fabienne Kanor, two Caribbean authors from Haiti and France (Martinique), respectively. The evnt will take place from 4:15pm to 6:00pm at the Stone Center for Latin American Studies, 210 Woldenberg Art Center, Tulane University, New Orleans, Louisiana. See description and a link to the Stone Center for Latin American Studies below:
Description: From 1492 when Christopher Columbus landed on Quisqueya Island, to the period 1791-1804, which marked the emergence and manifestation of self-consciousness by African bondsmen who revolted against their subjugation by the colonial empires, the Caribbean region has not only been the theater of a power struggle among European countries but also an arena where African and European languages and cultures intersect, entice, and repel each other, producing heteroglossic speech…
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