Jan Dominique is an author, educator and journalist born in Haiti, now living in Montreal. She first went to Quebec as a student, and returned to Haiti in 1979, where she taught at high schools and at the Université d'Etat d'Haiti. She also worked as a broadcaster at Radio Haiti, owned by her father, Jean Dominique, who was assassinated for political reasons in 2000.
Political pressure and threats on her life forced her to leave Haiti in 2003. In addition to "Memoir d'une amnésique," she is the author of the novels "Evasion," "Inventer la Célestine," and "La Célestine," the last published in 2007.
Posted on February 20, 2017
by Patrick St Croix