Fall 2001

Journal of Haitian Studies, Volume 7, Number 2
Special Issue on Edwidge Danticat

Contents

Crossing Waters & Remembering

Bearing Witness and Beyond: Edwidge Danticat Talks about her Latest Work
—Renée H. Shea

L'écriture Bizango: Edwidge Danticat, le go-between
—Rodney Saint-Éloi

The Farming of Bones: Sites of Oppression & Resistance

Body and Voice as Sites of Oppression: The Psychological Condition of the Displaced Post-Colonial Haitian Subject in Edwidge Danticat's The Farming of Bones
—Nadège Clitandre

"Girl by the Shore": Gender and Testimony in Edwidge Danticat's The Farming of Bones
—Renée Larrier

Krik? Krak!: Braiding Memories & Weaving Tales

Re-membering the Past: Weaving Tales of Loss and Cultural Inheritance in Edwidge Danticat's Krik! Krak!
—Lisa M. Ortiz

Replacing the "Wall of Disinformation": The Butterfly's Way, Krik? Krak! and Representation of Haiti in the USA
—Helen Scott

Breath, Eyes, Memory: Myths, Recuperation & Voices

Truths, Half Truths, and Beautiful Lies: Edwidge Danticat and The Recuperation of Memory in Breath, Eyes, Memory
—Marc A. Christophe

Language, Authenticity & Post-colonialism

Imagining Post-colonialism as a Revolutionary Reality: Edwidge Danticat's Opus as a Testimony of Women's Survival through Narration
—Nadia Ragbar

Language, Theme & Tone in Edwidge Danticat's Work
—Helen Pyne-Timothy

Review Essays

Edwidge Danticat (ed.): The Butterfly's Way & Edwidge Danticat (ed.): The Beacon Best of 2000
—Carrol F. Coates

Herbert Gold: Best Nightmare on Earth & Stan Goff: Hideous Dream
—Gerald Horne

Reviews

Marilène Phipps (Florence Bellande-Robertson), Michel DeGraff (Hugues St. Fort), Jan J. Dominique (Joelle Vitiello)

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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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