Living Writers guest: Edwidge Danticat, author of Claire of the Sea Light
Born in Port-au-Prince, Haiti, Edwidge Danticat is an award-winning writer of fiction and nonfiction. She has been praised for her “moving and insightful depictions of Haiti’s complex history” that shed light on the immigrant experience. Farming the Bones won the American Book Award, and Brother, I’m Dying and Krik? Krak! were finalists for the National Book Award. Claire of the Sea Light was a New York Times Notable Book. A recipient of a MacArthur “Genius” Fellowship, Ms. Danticat lives in Florida.
Co-sponsored by the Colgate Arts Council and ALST
Thursday, November 29 at 4:30pm
Love Auditorium, 300 Olin Hall