Jacques Fleury

Cambridge MA
Jacques Stanley Fleury, is a Haitian-American Poet, Author, Educator, Theater Art Critic, and former Television show host of “Dream Weavers” at Cambridge Community Television (CCTV). He holds a degree in Liberal Arts. His first book Sparks in the Dark: A Lighter Shade of Blue, A Poetic Memoir...

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Jacques Fleury
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Jacques Stanley Fleury, is a Haitian-American Poet, Author, Educator, Theater Art Critic, and former Television show host of “Dream Weavers” at Cambridge Community Television (CCTV). He holds a degree in Liberal Arts. His first book Sparks in the Dark: A Lighter Shade of Blue, A Poetic Memoir available on amazon.com was endorsed by the Boston Globe and his work is featured worldwide on the International Network of Street Papers (INSP), Oddball Magazine, Spare Change News, The Boston Haitian Reporter, Somerville Journal, The Alewife, the international anthology HOME edited by Anne Brudevold of Eden Waters Press & the anthology “Class Lives: Stories from Our Economic Divide” edited by Chuck Collins et al & published by Cornell University Press in London England. Once the Official Poet for the Annual Urban Walk for Haiti, his poem "Walk for Haiti, Walk for Humanity" is available on the Internet and which he wrote for Dr. Paul Farmer's Partners In Health, a fund raising Non-Government Organization (NGO) to benefit Haiti's hospitals and schools in the central plateau. His collaborative CD “A Lighter Shade of Blue” as a lyrics writer with folk musical group Sweet Wednesday is available on ITunes, with all the proceeds to benefit Haiti charity St. Boniface He has made personal appearances at many venues including Harvard University, North Eastern University etc... He lives in Cambridge, Massachusetts. www.facebook.com/J.S.Fleury.
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Member Since: Monday, November 21, 2005 - 3:10pm