by Ricot Marc Sony
Saturday, April 13, 2019 ((rezonodwes.com)) – With guest of honor the poet André Fouad, << Yon powèt, plizyè angajman >> is the theme for the second edition of the Pwezi Solèy Festival which will take place from April 14 to June 22, 2019 in different communes of the capital, such as Cité Soleil, Delmas, Croix-des-Bouquets and Carrefour.
This event, organized by the association KAS (Konbit Atis Solèy), aims the promotion of literature and oral literature and benefits from the support of SHARING, Pwezi Komedi, Eguens Cultural Info, JF Promo Company, EKRI SAKALA and SOFASS for the realization of a great cultural festival.
During the festival there will be lectures, talks, exhibitions, poetic writing workshops and a great poetry contest with the theme “< Pwezi Ak Angajman Sosyal >“, the initiators said.
For Job Pierre-Louis, coordinator of the association KAS, created in April 2017, this competition will allow the use of literature in an existentialist approach.
The winner of this competition will receive a lot of fifty books, a plaque and the accompaniment of an editor for the publication of a collection of poems.
On the day of the closing of the festival, the public will be able to meet the winners of the competition, participate in a talk and attend a show, while the poet André Fouad will host a conference on the theme of the contest (Poetry and Social Engagement).
Ricot Marc Sony