Authors Anderson Dovilas and Fabienne Kanor to Speak at Tulane University

Tulane Alums come out and support this event!

Repeating Islands

Fabienne KanorMany 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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