Selebrasyon! | An n’ Pale Café Conversation : Sunday, June 26th

05.18.16

Join HCX for our classic An n’ Pale | Café Conversation at the Bowery Poetry Club with Danielle Legros Georges. Danielle Legros Georges Danielle is the current Poet Laureate of the City of Boston and a professor in the Creative Arts in Learning Division of Lesley University. She also teaches in the Joiner Institute for the […]

Selebrasyon! | Lakou NOU Artist Residents : Thursday, June 23rd

05.14.16

Meet the artists of Lakou NOU at Mizik Ayiti! an evening of Haitian music and dance in Red Hook’s premiere arts space. Presented in collaboration with Pioneer Works, Clocktower Radio, & Radyo Shak. In rural Haiti, the Lakou communal living system embodies the intersection of land, family, and spirituality. Lakou members develop reciprocal patterns of resource […]

Selebrasyon! | Salon d’ Haiti : Sunday, June 19th

05.13.16

Haiti Culture Exchange’s signature literary event inviting authors of Haitian descent to talk about new work. The program will include readings, a book signing/sale, and a discussion with authors Yanick Lahens and Gessica Généus. This program will be conducted in Haitian Creole and French. Yanick Lahens Yanick Lahens is a Haitian writer, novelist, teacher, and lecturer. Lahens attended high […]

Selebrasyon! | Krik? Krak! Storytelling & Songs : Saturday, June 18th

05.13.16

In Partnership with Brooklyn-Queens Land Trust (BQLT), join us for Haitian folktales and songs, connecting children and families to the rich oral traditions of Haiti with Goussy Célestin. Goussy Célestin Goussy’s personal mission is to stir up all her musical influences into a moving experience, incorporating Jazz elements, and dance influences. She has studied/performed music […]