1999-2000

Journal of Haitian Studies, Volume 5/6

Contents

Transnational Perspective

Des productions littéraires haïtiennes aux États-Unis (1948-1986)
—Jean Jonassaint

Poison and Nurturance: Changing Food and Community Symbolism among Haitians in Oldtown, a New England City
—Alta Mae Stevens

Nation Shaping

Haitian-ness, Frenchness and History: Deconstructing the History of the French Component of Haitian National Identity
—Gérarde Magloire

Haitian Media as a Political Press
—Leara Rhodes

Gender and Society

Espousing Ezili: Images of Lwa, Reflections of the Haitian Woman
—Krista White

Haitian Women Underground: Revising Literary Traditions and Societies
—Régine Latorture

Language and Culture

Haitian Creole Ideophones: An Exploratory Analysis
—Marc E. Prou

Adolescent Identity Development from a Multicultural Perspective: A Look at the Haitian-American Community
—Katherine Mague Moss & Margaret Stephenson

Reviews

Marlène Racine-Toussaint, Ces Femmes sont aussi nos Soeurs (Edith Wainwright)
Emmanuel Lamaute, Port-au-Prince au cours des ans (Georges Michel)
Laennee Hurbon, Voodoo Search for the Spirit (Patrick Bellegarde-Smith)
Irwin P. Stotzky, Silencing the Guns in Haiti: The Promise of Deliberative Democracy (Gerald Horne)
Lilas Desquiron, Reflections of Loko Miwa (Marc A. Christophe)
Flore Zéphir, Haitian Immigrants in Black America. A Sociolinguistic Portrait (Claudine Michel)

 

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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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