descent of the lwa

Featured Event ImageThe Descent of the Lwa: Journey through Haitian Mythology:
The Works of Hërsza Barjon
Edited by Claudine Michel
Exhibition curated by Babacar M'Bow

published by the Center for Black Studies

Celebrating an exhibition of Haitian culture at the Broward County Library in 2004, these colorful catalogs showcase the paintings of Hërsza Barjon, accompanied by articles on Haitian cultures and traditions, as well as discussions of Hërsza Barjon's unique artistic vision.

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Ancestral Rays: Journey through Haitian History & Culture is also illustrated with the works of Haitian artist Hërsza Barjon.
Edited by Claudine Michel. Exhibition curated by Ernestine A. Ray.

Hërsza Barjon's paintings are featured on Divine Haiti, an online guide to the Vodou pantheon featuring text by Kyrah M. Daniels.

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Contributors include: Curator Babacar M'Bow, Florence Bellande-Robertson, Patrick Bellegarde-Smith, LeGrace Benson, Marc A. Christophe, Kyrah M. Daniels, Carole Boyce Davies, Gérard Férère, Woolley Henriquez, Lilliane Nérette Louis, Claudine Michel, Paulette Poujol Oriol, Marlène Racine-Toussaint, Florienne Saintil, Woje E. Saven.