FREE Haitian Art Miami Event

Haiti Art Event

GA Miami Meet & Greet Lahiny Pierre

an evening of literary art reading by Lahiny Pierre from General Authority, A Haitian Novel.

GERRY KELLY & THE MI-VI FAMILY INVITE YOU TO MEET THE RENOWNED AUTHOR LAHINY PIERRE IN CELEBRATION OF HER NEW BOOK GENERAL AUTHORITY. MEET & GREET THE AUTHOR 8PM THURSDAY APRIL 29TH, 2010. Dinner & table reservations from 8pm Ph:954-457-6464 or info@mi6ent.com-GULFSTREAM PARK & CASINO-
901 S.Federal Hwy- Hallandale Beach FL 33009 (by Biscayne Blvd on 213th St.) Complimentary Self-Parking- MI6ENT.COM

Lahiny Pierre is a native of Haiti from the province of Jacmel. General Authority, A Haitian Novel, illustrates themes of the struggle of migration, loss, and coming to terms with one’s history; exile by choice because of economic circumstances; assimilation – cause and effect; the myth of the American dream, an idea held by people worldwide; cultural alienation; socialization of the immigrant; leaving home; learning new experiences; adapting to a new life; speaking a new language; the reuniting of old friends; friendship; male bonding; spirituality; African Deities; Haitian Culture; Voodoo; facing the past; nationalism; community building; cultural awareness; music and dance in the Haitian culture; political unrest; murder; vengeance; and civic duties.

Read Novel Free Here: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=G6YdooK_PLw

NEW HAITIAN WRITER

General Authority:
Haiti Earthquake 1-12-2010

Foreword by Lahiny Pierre
Afterword by J.F. Cummings

with Poetry by Yolaine M. St.Fort

ISBN:  978-4-902837-65-X
Full Color Photographs
$29.95
Published by: blue ocean press/Aoishima Research Institute

Haiti Earthquake
This is a book of tragedy and a book of hope. The first half of book documents the terrible events of January 12, 2010. The second half celebrates the life and vitality of Haiti through photographs of scenes of life in Haiti and through the paintings of some of Haiti’s most talented artists.