ENGLISH : Suzanne Dracius, author and playwright
Papers & interviews with Suzanne Dracius

"one of the most celebrated and versatile French Caribbean writers, Suzanne Dracius." (Caraf)
"Suzanne is an acclaimed writer of numerous novels and articles ; she is also a distinguished professor" (Ann Armstrong Scarboro, Ph.D.)
« it’s a beautiful book, very interesting and so well-written ! Congratulations ! »
(Clara Arosio)

Articles publiés dans cette rubrique

samedi 29 octobre 2022

Suzanne Dracius’s works in English

CLIMB TO THE SKY (RUE MONTE AU CIEL, English translation) by Suzanne Dracius (Author), James Davis (Translator), Edwin C. Hill Jr. (Afterword), published by CARAF Books : Caribbean and African Literature translated from the French – University of Virginia Press, Charlottesville, USA, (...)

mercredi 21 septembre 2022

Biography, bibliography

Suzanne Dracius, author and playwright, was born in Martinique

samedi 10 septembre 2022


I have had the honor and pleasure of translating Suzanne Dracius, a prizewinning writer from Martinique, who was praised by Frédéric Mitterrand as "one of the great figures of Antillean letters".

mercredi 3 août 2022

THE DANCING OTHER, Suzanne Dracius’s novel

CULTURE/BOOK - THE DANCING OTHER, Suzanne Dracius’s novel
- Suzanne Dracius : A very committed Martinican writer

lundi 1er avril 2019

World Literature Today - The Dancing Other by Suzanne Dracius

The novel closes in a powerful way. I cried. Originally published thirty years ago, The Dancing Other is possibly even more relevant today.