J.C. Exulien presents - The Importance of Books In Our Society
May
29
1:00 pm13:00

J.C. Exulien presents - The Importance of Books In Our Society

  • Little Haiti Cultural Complex

about the presenter

Professor Jean Claude Exulien was born in Port-au-Prince. He attended L’Université D’Haiti where in 1961 he earned a B.A. in Anthropology and in 1968 a B. A. in Economics. He is the founder of the National Theater of Haiti which opened in 1972. He came to Miami on May 8, 1977. He was also one of the founding members of Konbit Libète. Mr. Jean Claude Exulien is a well-recognized historian on Haiti. He currently works as an instructor and program director at the Center for Information and Orientation in Little Haiti.

Authors Panel: Father William Smarth discusses "Histoire de l’Eglise Catholique d’Haiti"
May
28
8:00 pm20:00

Authors Panel: Father William Smarth discusses "Histoire de l’Eglise Catholique d’Haiti"

  • Caribbean Marketplace
Father William Smarth in Port Au Prince

Father William Smarth in Port Au Prince


Father William Smarth, author of Histoire de l’Eglise Catholique d’Haiti 1492 – 2003
William Smarth, born in Cavaillon, Haiti in 1931, is a catholic priest. He has always been an advocate for the struggles of the Haitian people, culture, and history. He is currently a professor of theology, common law, and history of the Haitian Catholic Church at the Centre Inter-Instituts de Formation Religieuse (CIFOR), which he helped found.

Enjoy The 4th Annual Haitian-Caribbean Book Fair
May
28
May 29

Enjoy The 4th Annual Haitian-Caribbean Book Fair

  • Little Haiti Cultural Complex

Sosyete Koukouy of Miami Inc., with support of the Miami Book Fair International, the Miami-Dade County Cultural Affairs, City of Miami and Commissioner Keon Hardemon, Libreri Mapou Book Store, presents its 4th Annual Haitian-Caribbean Book Fair. This book fair features two days of vibrant cultural exposure to various writers, publishers, performers and informative events free and open to the public.