fall 2013

Journal of Haitian Studies, Volume 19, Number 2

Special Issue on Michel-Rolph Trouillot

Guest Editor: Nadève Ménard, with the assistance of Patrick Bellegarde-Smith


Adieu, Gérard
—Nadève Ménard

Impact on the Field and Academic Legacies

Remembering Trouillot
—Colin Dayan

Neither Magical nor Exceptional: The Idea of the Ordinary in Caribbean Studies
—J. Michael Dash

Alterity and History: The Cross-Current Contributions of Michel-Rolph Trouillot
—Ethel Hazard

Le Rire particulier de Rolph Trouillot
—Drexel G. Woodson

Unsilencing the Past—and the Present

The Ontology of Freedom: The Unthinkable Miracle of Haiti
—Greg Beckett

Still Unthinkable? The Haitian Revolution and the Reception of Michel-Rolph Trouillot's Silencing the Past
—Alyssa Goldstein Sepinwall

Rethinking "Culture" with Trouillot

Revisiter la notion de culture avec Michel-Rolph Trouillot
—Michel Acacia

Haiti and the "Savage Slot"
—Jemima Pierre

Los ideales políticos-sociales de Michel-Rolph Trouillot y sus aportes crítico-históricos a la literatura
—Sarah Quesada

Silencing the Past ou faire taire le passé dans la fiction : Un Compte-rendu du thèse
—Claudy Delné

Beyond the Academy: Artistic and Political Encounters

New York 1967–71, Prelude to Ti difé boulé: An Encounter with Liberation Theology, Marxism, and the Black National Liberation Movement
—Carolle Charles

Tanbou Libète : Yon Eksperyans kilterèl politik
—Guy-Gérald Ménard

Lyrics: "Chante" and "Zanmi"
—Tanbou Libète


Reflections and Musings on a Life Well Lived!
—Patrick Bellegarde-Smith

Reviews and Bibliography of Michel-Rolph Trouillot's Works

Ti dife boule sou istwa Ayiti, yon klasik pami klasik: Review of Ti dife boule sou istwa Ayiti, by Michel-Rolph Trouillot (Review by Jocelyne Trouillot-Lévy)

Global Transformations: Anthropology and the Modern World, by Michel-Rolph Trouillot (Review by Jason Antrosio)

Byen Pre Pa Lakay: Toward a Complete Bibliography of Michel-Rolph Trouillot's Writings
—Drexel G. Woodson

General Book Reviews

Un modernisation manquée. Port-au-Prince (1915–1956), Vol. 1: Modernisation et centralisation, by Georges Eddy Lucien (Review by Gerdy Carmelle Gabriel)

Fault Lines: Views across Haiti's Divide, by Beverly Bell with foreword by Edwidge Danticat (Review by Mark Schuller)

Beyond the Slave Narrative: Politics, Sex, and Manuscripts in the Haitian Revolution, by Deborah Jenson (Review by John Patrick Walsh)

Les Possédés de la pleine lune, by Jean-Claude Fignolé (Review by Kaiama L. Glover)

Un Cri Lola, by Bonel Auguste (Review by Marie-José Nzengou-Tayo)

Absences sans frontières, by Évelyne Trouillot (Review by Nicole Brissac)

Unsilencing Resistance: A Triology of Dictatorship Novels by Évelyne Trouillot, Kettly Mars, and Marie-Célie Agnant [La Mémoire aus abois, by Évelyne Trouillot; Saisons sauvages, by Kettly Mars; Un Alligator nommé Rosa, by Marie-Célie Agnant] (Review by Sarah Bilodeau)

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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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