3rd Annual Congress of Caribbean Writers (yes, I’ll be there)

Sponsored by the Regional Council of Guadeloupe in partnership with the Association of Caribbean Writers [Association des Écrivains de la Caraïbe] the 3rd International Congress of Writers of the Caribbean [Congrès Internationale des Écrivains de la Caraïbe] will take place on April 10-13, 2013, at the Langley Resort Fort Royale in Deshaies, Guadeloupe. The guest of honor will be U.S. writer Russell Banks. There will also be a tribute to Aimé Césaire.

Participating writers and scholars include Russell Banks, Délia Blanco, Marion Bethel, Erna Brodber, Colin Channer, Raphael Confiant, Suzanne Dracius, Zelma Edgell, Joanne Hillhouse, Max Jeanne, Earl Lovelace, Griselle Merced, Ernest Pépin, Esther Phillips, Gisèle Pineau, Velma Pollard, Emilio Jorge Rodríguez, Aurea Maria Sotomayor, Lyonel Trouillot, Chiqui Vicioso, Elizabeth Wilson, and many more.

For a full list, see http://ecrivainsdelacaraibe.com/congres-2013/invites-3eme-edition.html

For more information, see http://ecrivainsdelacaraibe.com/

Read more at Repeating Islands.

 

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