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Check out our interviews with singer Ayiti Coles, model Nayeli Fanfan, beauty specialist Fayola Nicaisse, and the energetic Ralph Cheriza.
Check out our featured artists! In the music industry, meet Ayiti, David Bontemps, and Giscard Nazon. Our visual artists include Bousiko, Chevelin Djasmy Pierre, Fotokonbit, Jika Cadet, Lilian Cotton, Mimi Ferebee, Pascale Doxy, and Rojmeck.
Check out our prose and poetry in English, written by Barbara Ellen Sorensen, Elizabeth(Under 25), France-Luce Benson, Jeffrey Pierre (Under 25), Jeremy Paden, Jesse Darling, John Grey, Juderns Exceus, Karoll-Ann Fanfan, Mahalia Solages, Marie Ketsia Theodore-Pharel, Marjory Sheba, Marlène Rigaud Apollon, Maryse Noël Roumain, Mathilde Pierre (Under 25), Mimi Ferebee, Natasha Labaze, Patricia Biela, Rebecca Noelle Zama (Under 25), Suze […]
Check out our prose and poetry in French, written by Anna Fayona, Guy Cayemite, Hugues Cote, Jacqueline Paule St Eloi Alexis, Margaret Papillon, Marie-Alice Théard, Marlène Rigaud Apollon, Marylin Laurent, Maryse Cayemitte-Elysée, Maryse Noël Roumain, Mireille Sylvain-David, Neddy, Pascale Doxy, and Rolande V. Thevenin.
Edited by Women Writers of Haitian Descent, Inc., Onè? Respè! promotes and explores the fiction, non-fiction, poetry, and journalistic works of contemporary Haitian writers in English, French, and Haitian Creole. The journal also showcases emerging and established authors who are not from Haiti but nonetheless write about la Perle des Antilles, be they closeted essayists, budding novelists, gifted storytellers, or inspiring poets. We accept poems, interviews, personal essays, short stories, articles,or one-act plays by or about Haiti.
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On January 12, 2010, "there was a terrible noise of earth shaking and houses cracking. And then: the cries of men and the cries of women, a great dust cloud taking Port-au-Prince in its fist." SO SPOKE THE EARTH is a multilingual anthology of literature about Haiti that explores its past, present and future as experienced by its diverse … [Read More]
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Miami Book Fair International. Saturday, Nov. 17, 10:30 a.m., Batten (Building 2, 1st Floor, Room 2106). “So Spoke the Earth: Giving Haiti … [Read more...]
WWOHD initiates and participates in a variety of literary, artistic, and cultural programs at the community, national, and international level each year. Our activities are aimed at fostering greater awareness of Haiti’s literary and artistic culture, especially as it relates to women. The Women Writers of Haitian Descent, in association with Jean-Michel Daudier, have hosted several evenings celebrating music and the written word at Casa Champet, in Pembroke Pines, FL. See our slideshow here. … [Read More...]