iciHaiti - Belladère : Book Without Borders Festival
This Festival, which aims to commemorate the memory of the city's builder, ex-President Léon Dumarsais Estimé and consolidate the Haitian-Dominican relations, will bring together Haitian and Dominican writers to share common values around the theme "Books : between memory and friendship, let us bring together the two peoples around a common project".
Wherever you are in Haiti or in the Dominican Republic, the organizers of the Festival : "Konbit pou vanse Beladè", the Zile Foundation, the Lorquet Foundation and Colombe a Communication firm in concert with the Mayor of Belladère, invite you to come in large numbers at this event to meet the authors or participate in 3 Panels that will take place that day :
Panel 1 :
"The place of books in the development of a society" Speakers: Gary Victor and Jacques A. Jean-Pierre.
Panel 2 :
"Haiti and the Dominican Republic: the meaning of a latent friendship. Issues and perspectives. Speakers : Watson Denis, Etzer Émile and Dominican writer.
Panel 3 :
"Reflection around Dumarsais Estime, builder of the city of Belladère" Speakers: Lemoine Bonneau, Watson Denis and Dominican Writer.
Note that the evening of the launch of the Festival will take place on Friday, July 19 from 6:00 pm.
Download the Festival program (PDF) : https://www.haitilibre.com/docs/Festival-du-livre-sans-frontiere-2019-Programme.pdf