About the Author

Dany Laferriere

Dany Laferriere was born in Port-au-Prince, Haiti, in 1953. He is the author of fourteen novels, including I am a Japanese Writer, Heading South, and the award-winning How to Make Love to a Negro without Getting Tired. Laferriere is the recipient of numerous literary awards, including the Prix Carbet des Lyceens and the Prix Medicis in France, and the Governor General's Literary Award in Canada. In 2013, he become the first Quebecer and the first Haitian to be elected to the prestigious Academie francaise as an "immortal," joining the ranks of such literary greats as Victor Hugo and Eugene Ionesco. He lives in Montreal.

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Down among the Dead Men

Down among the Dead Men

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Heading South

Heading South

A Novel
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How to Make Love to a Negro (Without Getting Tired)

How to Make Love to a Negro (Without Getting Tired)

A Novel
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I am a Japanese Writer

I am a Japanese Writer

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Return, The

Return, The

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The World Is Moving around Me

The World Is Moving around Me

A Memoir of the Haiti Earthquake
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