Journal of Haitian Studies, Volume 16, Number 1
Special Issue on Re-Conceiving Hispaniola

Guest Editors Robert H. McCormick, Jr. (In-Chief),
Sally Barbour, and Sara Steinert-Borella


Contents

Re-Conceiving Hispaniola: An Introduction
—Robert H. McCormick, Jr.

Dossier: Jean-Claude Fignolé

One Hour for Eternity: a Conversation with Jean-Claude Fignolé
—Interview with Kathleen Gyssels; Translation by Kaiama L. Glover

Une heure pour l'éternité : Entretien avec Jean-Claude Fignolé
—Entretien réalisé par Kathleen Gyssels

Réalisme Merveilleux ! Métamorphose du Réel ?
—Jean-Claude Fignolé

Marvelous Realism! Metamorphosis of the Real?
—Jean-Claude Fignolé; Translation by Kaiama L. Glover

Dramatizing Borders

Dramaturgie haïtienne de l'exil : Le bleu de l'île d'Evelyne Trouillot
—Stéphanie Bérard

Representational Ambiguities and the 'Dictator Play': Carmen Rivera's Dictator: The Downfall of the Dominican Dictator Rafael Leónidas Trujillo Molina
—Christiane Schlote

"What is the truth?": Ezili, or the Power of Feminist Love
—Emanuela Maltese

Edwidge Danticat's Pursuit of Justice in Brother, I'm Dying
—Roseanna L. Dufault

Exploring the Causes of Border Crossings

Sounds of Haiti
—Marie-Hélène Laforest

Economic Growth and Decline in Comparative Perspective: Haiti and the Dominican Republic, 1930-1986
—Wasiq N. Khan

Haiti and the Caribbean

Plus qu'une simple polyphonie : Voix spiralistes dans Aube tranquille et Une heure pour l'éternité de Jean-Claude Fignolé
—Victoria Famin

Maryse Condé's Heremakhonon as Fictitious Autobiography and Autobiographical Fiction
—Sarah E. Mosher

Texaco est-il un roman baroque ?
—Isabelle Constant

A Cahier of (Un)spoken Testimony: Maryse Condé, La Migration des cœurs
—Victoria Bridges Moussaron

Being Haitian from a Distance

Mosaïque
—Fabienne Pasquet

Reviews

Stéphanie Bérard, Théâtres des Antilles: Traditions et scènes contemporaines, by (Review by Micheline Rice-Maximin)

Nick Nesbitt, Universal Emancipation: The Haitian Revolution and the Radical Enlightenment (Review by Carol Lazzaro-Weis)

 

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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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