spring 2015

Journal of Haitian Studies, Volume 21, Number 1



Development Policy: Assessments and Proposals

Biogaz et reforestation en Haïti sous l'angle du principe de Santé dans toutes les politiques
—Ruolz Ariste

Haiti: Where Has All the Money Gone?
—Vijaya Ramachandran and Julie Walz

Rethinking the Archives, Reclaiming History

Liberal Trade in the Postcolonial Americas: Haitian Leaders and British Agents, 1806–1813
—N. Pierre

“Dead Citizen” and the Abject Nation: Social Death, Haiti, and the Strategic Power of the Image
—Jerry Philogene

Voices in Conversation

Une Interview avec Louis-Philippe Dalembert, écrivain
—Robert H. McCormick, Jr.

“Men anpil, chay pa lou”: Reflecting on Initial and Future Collaborative Projects between the University of California, Santa Barbara, and the Community of Carrefour-Feuilles, Haiti
—N. Pierre, Unique Vance, Mariah Boyd, Sean Tanabe, Ashley Baker, Andrew Neiman, Jamella Gow, Nikita Carney, Nadège T. Clitandre, and Claudine Michel

Research Notes

Dany Laferrière and Michaëlle Jean: Two Haitian Diasporic Players on the World Stage
—Flore Zéphir

(Re)membering Haiti through Mizik Klasik
—Lauren Eldridge

Book Reviews

The Roving Tree, by Elsie Augustave (Review by Marsha Jean-Charles)

Haiti and the Americas, edited by Carla Calargé, Raphael Dalleo, Luis Duno-Gottberg, and Clevis Headley (Review by Kate Ramsey)

An Untamed State, by Roxane Gay (Review by Régine Michelle Jean-Charles)

Le Spectre de la révolution noire: L’Impact de la Révolution haïtienne dans le monde atlantique, 1790–1886, par Alejandro E. Gómez (Review by Manejacques Dodat Jean)

Crossing the Water and Keeping the Faith: Haitian Religion in Miami, by Terry Rey and Alex Stepick (Review by Bertin M. Louis, Jr.)

Drifting, by Katia D. Ulysse (Review by Lindsey Scott)



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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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