The Caribbean, The Future: Despair or Hope, Strategies of Connection and Disconnection — Wednesday, November 4, 2015

Institute of African American Affairs


New York University


Lyonel Trouillotlyonel trouillot


The Caribbean, The Future: 

Despair or Hope, Strategies of Connection and Disconnection.”

Part of the Caribbean Imaginary Lecture Series

Wednesday, November 4th, 2015 


NYU Law School

D’Agostino Hall

Room: Lipton Hall

108 West Third Street (between Sullivan and MacDougal Streets)

New York, NY 10012

TIME:  6:30 pm

Please RSVP at (212) 998-IAAA (4222)

For more information please visit


Novelist, poet, journalist and committed intellectual on the world scene, Lyonel Trouillot was born in Port-au-Prince, Haiti, where he still lives. He is professor of French and Creole literature in Port-au-Prince and co-founder of Lakansyèl magazines, TEM and Langaj. Trouillot was made a Chevalier des Arts et des Lettres in 2010. In 2011, he was awarded the Prix Wepler for his novel Yanvalou pour Charlie. For La Belle Amour Humaine, he was awarded the Grand Prix du Roman Métis, the Geneva Book Fair Literary Prize, and the Gitanjali Literary Prize. In 2013, he was awarded the Prix Carbet de la Caraïbe et du Tout-Monde for his work, Parabole du faille.

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