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The World Is Moving around Me

Dany Laferriere elected to Academie francaise (Dec 2013)

Dany Laferrière, author of The World Is Moving around Me, has been elected to the Académie française, regarded as the highest honor for writers working in French. He joins the ranks of Victor Hugo, Eugene Ionesco, and others. Dany is the first writer from Quebec and the first from Haiti to be so honored.

For more information, see the CBC article here.