1997-1998

Journal of Haitian Studies, Volume 3/4

Contents

Nation Shaping

Décentralisation et processus de démocratisation
—Suzy Castor

Rethinking Privatization in Haiti: Implications from the Initial Experience
—Tatiana Wah

The UN Humanitarian Intervention in Haiti and the Development of a Human Rights Enforcement Regime
—Henry F. Carey

Art

Worthy Subjects
—LeGrace Benson

Bourik travay, chwal galonnen
—Lionel Hogu

History

Toussaint L'Ouverture Before 1791: Free Planter and Slave-Holder
—Stewart King

Anténor Firmin et les États-Unis
—Léon-François Hoffmann

Women of Letters

La femme haïtienne dans la littérature: problèmes de l'écrivain
Paulette Poujol Oriol

L'apport de quatre romancières au roman moderne haïtien
—Yanick Lahens

La présence africaine dans les oeuvres féminines haïtiennes: Marie Chauvet, Marie-Thérèse Colimon, Paulette Poujol Oriol
—Edith Wainwright

Identité créole et mémoire: Edwidge Danticat et Fabienne Pasquet
—Marie-Denise Shelton

Other Literary Studies

La modernité créole chez Davertige
—Bernadette Carré Crosley

Anacaona, mythe national
—Marie-Agnès Sourieau

History and Nation-Building in Aimé Césaire's La tragédie du Roi Christophe
—Nick Nesbitt

Reviews

Frantz Leconte, ed. 1492: Le viol du Nouveau Monde (Hughes St. Fort)
Pedro L San Miguel, La isla imaginada: historia, identidad y utopia (Kelvin Santiago-Valles)
David Malone, Security Council Decision-Making: The Case of Haiti, 1990-1997 (Henry F. Carey)
Ernest H. Preeg, The Haitian Dilemma: A Case Study in Demographics, Development, and U.S. Foreign Policy (Robert Fatton)
Réginald O. Crosley, Immanences, poésie (Saint-John Kauss)
Yanick Lahens, Tante Résia et les dieux (Marie-José N'Zengou-Tayo)
Jean Price-Mars, La República de Haiti y la República Dominicana... (Pedro L. San Miguel)

 

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Editorial Board

Editor
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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