In this clip, Danticat reads from a section that described how a friend of hers, iconic Haitian photographer Daniel Morel, was forced to attend an execution in Port-au-Prince, as a teenager during the years of François “Papa Doc” Duvalier. Morel pinpoints this moment in his life and relates it to how he became a photographer.
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