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Edwidge Danticat

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About the Author

EDWIDGE DANTICAT is the author of numerous books, including The Art of Death, a National Book Critics Circle Finalist; Claire of the Sea Light, a New York Timesnotable book; Brother, I’m Dying, a National Book Critics Circle Award winner and National Book Award finalist; The Dew Breaker, a PEN/Faulkner Award finalist and winner of the inaugural Story Prize; The Farming of Bones, an American Book Award winner; Breath, Eyes, Memory, an Oprah Book Club selection; and Krik? Krak!, also a National Book Award finalist. A Ford Foundation Art of Change Fellow and the recipient of a MacArthur “Genius” Grant, she has been published in The New YorkerThe New York Times, and elsewhere. She lives in Miami.

EDWIDGE DANTICAT is available for select readings and lectures. To inquire about a possible appearance, please contact Penguin Random House Speakers Bureau at speakers@penguinrandomhouse.com or visit prhspeakers.com.

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