Jean-Dany Joachim is the Cambridge Poet Populist. As the creator and producer of City Night Reading Series, he brings together poets, writers, performers and lovers of literature for the celebration of the art of word in the Boston and NYC areas. He is the author of "Chen Plenn – Leta" and "White Dress in January", and his work has appeared in anthologies and numerous literary magazines. His mantra is: La vie est belle! Jean Dany Joachim was a guest speaker in my street law class and is also a professor at Bunker Hill. He spoke about how he uses poetry to express where he came from. He also uses poetry to express how he defines himself and his name. He spoke about how his country feels about interacial marriage and that it is usually not accepted. Jean Dany Joacim is from Haiti.