Spring 1995

Journal of Haitian Studies, Volume 1, Number 1


—Leslie G. Desmangles

Catholic Commentary on Protestant Conversion in Rural Haiti
—Paul E. Brodwin

Literacy for Development in Haiti: Implications for Families and Communities
—Joan B. Cohen

People Development as the Primary Aim of Development Work
—Bob Corbett

The Effects of the Cold War on U.S.-Haiti's Relations
—Jean-Claude Gerlus

Policies of Protection: The Interdiction, Repatriation and Treatment of Haitian Refugees since the Coup d'Etat of September 1991
—Jennie Smith

Manje in Haitian Culture: The Symbolic Significance of Manje in Haitian Culture
—Alta Mae Stevens

When the Womb Waters Break: The Emergence of Haitian New Theatre (1953-1987)
—VèVè Clark

Staging Folklore in Haiti: Historical Perspectives
—Lois Wilcken

The Implications of Haitian Transnationalism for U.S.-Haiti Relations: Contradictions of the Deterritorialized Nation-State
—Nina Glick Schiller


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Editorial Board

Claudine Michel
University of California, Santa Barbara

Associate Editors
Patrick Bellegarde-Smith
University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee

LeGrace Benson
Arts of Haiti Research Project, Ithaca, New York

Managing Editor
Rose Elfman
University of California, Santa Barbara

Assistant Editor
Nadège Clitandre
University of California, Santa Barbara

Book Review Editors
Régine Michelle Jean-Charles
Boston College

Nadève Ménard
Université d'État d'Haïti

Kreyòl Editor
Jacques Pierre
Duke University

Editorial Board

Carole M. Berotte Joseph
Bronx Community College

Jhon Picard Byron
Faculté d'Ethnologie, UEH

Alix Cantave
W. K. Kellogg Foundation

Carrol F. Coates
Binghamton University, SUNY

Donald J. Cosentino
University of California, Los Angeles

Edwidge Danticat
Miami, Florida

Colin Dayan
Vanderbilt University

Michel DeGraff
Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Fritz Deshommes
Université d'État d'Haïti

Alex Dupuy
Wesleyan University

Robert Fatton Jr.
University of Virginia

León-François Hoffmann
Princeton University

Laënnec Hurbon
Centre de Recherche Scientifique (CNRS), Paris

Jean Jonassaint
Syracuse University

Michel Laguerre
University of California, Berkeley

Yanick Lahens
Port-au-Prince, Haiti

George Lipsitz
University of California, Santa Barbara

Christopher McAuley
University of California,
Santa Barbara

Georges Michel
Université Quisqueya

Marie-José Nzengou-Tayo
University of the West Indies, Mona, Jamaica

Brenda Gayle Plummer University of Wisconsin

Gina A. Ulysse
Wesleyan University

Tatiana Wah
Columbia University

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