Haitian Author Dany Laferriere officially inducted into the Académie Française as an Immortal


PHOTO: Haitian Writer Dany Laferriere at Academie Francaise
It's now official, Haitian author Dany Laferriere is an Immortal... Danny Laferriere was officially inducted into the Académie Française Thursday, 28 May 2015, with French President François Hollande and Quebec Premier Philippe Couillard in attendance for the induction ceremony...

Being an immortal is the highest honor granted in the French language... Laferriere is the first Haitian to receive this Honor... For the rest of his life, Daniel Laferriere will be one of 40 members of L'Academie, responsible for being the official authority on the development of the French language in France and around the world...

As a Haitian naturalized in Canada, Danny also happens to be the FIRST Québécois elected to L'Academie Francaise. as well...

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Marie P Charles Congratulations Mr Laferriere. I am very proud of you. Keep up the good work.
Reply · June 04 at 9:08 AM
Versaint Enfin une tête crépue s'est fait accepter, et fixer les yeux du beau monde sur notre Winsor Dany Laferrière, qui péremptoirement... see more
Reply · June 01 at 6:53 PM
Versaint Enfin une tête crépue s'est fait accepter, et fixer les yeux du beau monde sur notre Winsor Dany Laferrière, qui péremptoirement... see more
Reply · June 01 at 6:52 PM
Versaint Enfin une tête crépue s'est fait accepter, et fixer les yeux du beau monde sur notre Winsor Dany Laferrière, qui péremptoirement... see more
Reply · June 01 at 6:52 PM
Sherlie Félicitation Dany,une autre fierté haitienne
Reply · May 29 at 12:45 PM
Mathias je tiens a feliciter Dany pour son induction a l' academie francaise.je me souviens de ce groupe de jeunots sous la direction de frere MElaine... see more
Reply · May 29 at 10:20 AM

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