LAKAY SE LAKAY: Ancient Future Haitianist

  • The New School Theresa Lang Center 55 W. 13th Street New York, NY USA

Haiti Cultural Exchange & Oyasound in partnership with Eugene Lang College of Liberal Arts at The New School present...

LAKAY SE LAKAY: Ancient Future Haitianist

Come join us for a full day of workshops, performance & panel discussion @The New School in celebration of Haitian Song, Dance, Drum, & Electronic Music!

Hosts:
Régine M. Roumain (Haiti Cultural Exchange)
Sabine Blaizin (Oyasound)

Keynote Speaker:
Gina Athena Ulysse (“Why Haiti Needs New Narratives”)

Drum Workshop:
Okai Musik (Brown Rice Family/StringsnSkins)

Song/Dance Workshop:
Julio Jean (Julio Jean Haitian American Dance Theater)

Panel Moderator:
Manolia Charlotin (The Media Consortium)

Panelists:
Val Jeanty (Val Jeanty Inc.)
Hard Hittin Harry (Triple H Media/Earthman Experience)
Nina Paulino (The Legacy Women/We Are All Dominican)
Sabine Blaizin (Oyasound)

Performance:
Mapou Ginen Dance Troupe (Haiti/Montreal)

*In dedication to Marjory Smarth