- Edwidge Danticat Reads Poems “Tourist” and “Boat People” by Felix Morisseau-Leroy
Edwidge Danticat Reads Poems “Tourist” and “Boat People” by Felix Morisseau-Leroy
Edwidge Danticat reads the poems “Tourist” and “Boat People” by Felix Morisseau-Leroy (translated from Haitian Creole by Jack Hirschman) at the event Evolution/Revolution, part of the 2009 PEN World Voices Festival. Read a full translation of the poems here.
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THANK YOU for joining us to #StandWithSalman today at @nypl & THANKS ALSO to all the readers and writers around the world who joined us on social media, sharing #RushdiesWords, honoring his work for #FreeExpression around the world—& wishing @SalmanRushdie a very speedy recovery!
To participate in #StandWithSalman, I read an excerpt from Haroun and the Sea of Stories on my IG this afternoon and then wrote about it this evening.