I was 11 when my uncle Bhirty died. I have no real memory of him. He moved to France in 1986, part of the diaspora seeking a better life elsewhere. He became an artist, a painter. He never returned to Mauritius, until his body arrived in a lead coffin in...
JoinedMarch 12, 2020
Caroline Lenette was born in Mauritius and migrated to Australia in 2005. She enjoys writing short stories and poetry to complement her work as an academic at the University of New South Wales, Sydney. Caroline’s book, Arts-based methods in refugee research: Creating sanctuary (2019) is about art, storytelling and forced migration.