Rene Depestre

Rene Depestre

Here is a photo of Haitian poet Rene Depestre taken at a Haitian art show in Jacmel Haiti.

Rene Depestre was born in city of Jacmel on born 29 August 1926, Rene did his primary studies with the Breton Brothers of Christian Instruction.

Rene Depestre lived in Cuba as an exile from the Duvalier regime for many years and was a founder of the Casa de las Americas publishing house.

Original photo by Oswaldo Salas

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