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

mardi 14 juillet 2009

Women’s Fantasies (Fantasmes de femmes)

It also pleases me to ride as in the frescos of Pompeii

mardi 14 juillet 2009

Lumina Sophie dite Surprise (extracts)

LUMINA (very youthful in appearance), ROSALIE, and SIMONISE THE CHORUS OF PETROLEUSES, waving lighted torches
Before the curtain rises, voices are heard ; demonstrators are chanting slogans. All enter in procession, worn out but uplifted. LUMINA heads the procession, crying “LONG (...)

dimanche 17 août 2008

Rehvana’s ’negritudism’ or Mat(h)ildana’s metissage-marronnage

Rehvana’s ’negritudism’ or Mat(h)ildana’s metissage-marronnage in Suzanne Dracius’ L’autre qui danse

 décembre 2006

Lumina Sophie dite Surprise in the French Review (USA)

DRACIUS, SUZANNE. Lumina Sophie dite Surprise. Fort-de-France : Desnel, 2005. ISBN : 2-915247-02-1. Pp. 122. 14 €.
All who were present at the 2003 AATF convention in Martinique will remember fondly the dynamic performance of Suzanne Dracius’s play about the historical role played (...)