HCX Community Resources


We hope you are all keeping safe and well during these tumultuous times. Haiti Cultural Exchange staff are working remotely and taking measures to ensure the safety of our staff and community. If you would like to reach us, email is best: info@haiticulturalx.org – we really look forward to hearing from you. Please find a […]

2020 Lakou NOU | AnJu Hyppolite


AnJu Hyppolite (Canarsie) is a Brooklyn-born, Queens-bred award-winning actor, writer, and educator who works at the intersection of theater arts, literacy advocacy, and social equity. AnJu facilitates workshops with youth and community members throughout New York City. She is most interested in a person’s multiplicities and inspires others to unearth their stories and speak their […]

2020 Lakou NOU | Ayanna Legros


Ayanna Legros (Flatbush) is an educator  and scholar committed to highlighting and uplifting the narratives and histories of Afro-descended peoples. She is currently pursuing a doctorate in History at Duke University. Her project Echoes in Exile: Haitian Radio and Transnational Activism, documents and traces the history of Haitian New York. During her Lakou NOU residency, […]

2020 Lakou NOU | Guerdley Cajus


Guerdley Cajus (Crown Heights) is a creative spirit with Haitian roots from Cambridge, MA. Inspired by the divinity of dance, she enjoys using performance art and creative writing as a medium for healing and emotional exploration. Raised on the sounds of Haitian Kompa music and 90’s R&B, Guerdley organically developed an understanding of the great […]