Spring 2005

Journal of Haitian Studies, Volume 11, Number 1


Health & Social Issues

Two Women...Two Worlds: Responses to Peripartum Cardiomyopathy
—James D. Fett

Life as a Child Domestic Worker in Haiti
—Anne Hatløy

The Restavec Condition: Jean-Robert Cadet's Disclosure
—Lucía M. Suárez

Artistic Influences

Images of Gé Rouge in Étienne's La Femme muette and in Desquiron's Les Chemins de Loco-Miroir
—Jayne R. Boisvert

Quelques romans de l'exil post-duvaliéristes: le retour impossible
—Steve Puig

The Influence of Native American and Africn Encounters in Haitian Art
—Barbara Nesin

Repression & Resistance

The Third US Intervention and Haiti's Paramilitary Predicament
—Henry F. Carey

"The Grammar of a Film is a Political Act": Reflections on the Life of Jean Léopold Dominique
—Kum Kum Bhavnani & John Foran

Writing History, Writing Trauma

Traumatic Realism in the Fiction of Edwidge Danticat
—Cherie Meacham

The Map Within: Place, Displacement, and the Long Shadow of History in the Work of Edwidge Danticat
—Patti M. Marxsen

Research Notes

Présentation de «Kasalé»: Organisée par l'Alliance Française d'Haïti
—Kettly P. Mars

La volupté de l'ecriture de Kettly P. Mars
—Leslie Péan

A Letter from Jean-Pierre Boyer to Greek Revolutionaries
—E.G. Sideris & A. A. Konsta


Edwidge Danticat, The Dew Breaker (Alice Mills)
Gordon S. Brown, Toussaint's Clause: The Founding Fathers and the Haitian Revolution (Gerald Horne)
Eugenio Matibag ,Haitian-Dominican Counterpoint: Nation, Race, and State on Hispaniola (Dawn F. Stinchcomb)
Tracy Kidder, Mountains Beyond Mountains: The Quest of Dr. Paul Farmer, A Man Who Would Cure the World (Amanda Schondelmeyer)
Marie-Hélène Laforest, Foreign Shores (Valerie Kaussen)
Dawn F. Stinchcomb, The Development of Literary Blackness in the Dominican Republic (Jerome Branche)

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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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