Moderated by Jean-Jacques Garnier from the Cultural Services of the French Embassy in the United States.
Presented in French with English subtitles.
English transcription available to non-French speakers.
This panel discusses the recent developments in French Caribbean poetry, fiction, and nonfiction, showing how literature continues to intersect with other political and artistic movements within the broader Afro-Atlantic context, forging new visions for the future by reconfiguring narratives of the past. Miguel Duplan (Martinique/Guyane), and Françoise James Ousénie (French Guyana) will combine brief readings from their works and discuss the niche that Caribbean writers occupy within the francophone world.
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