Casa del Popolo4873, boulevard Saint-Laurent (près de l’angle Saint-Joseph)Thursday February 17, 20055:00 pm
Freedom to write: A PEN Club event. In French.
Émile Martel, poet, translator, and president of the Centre québécois du PEN international since 1999, Haitian writer Georges Anglade, and Roger-Paul Gilbert, a PEN member since 1989, will present the Centre québécois du PEN international and its Comité de défense des écrivains persécutés. They will speak about the situation in Haiti and Cuba. Three Quebec writers, Michel-Marc Bouchard, Claudine Vachon and Carl Coppens, will read work by Cuban writers.