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Fall 2016

Journal of Haitian Studies, Volume 22, Number 2

 

Transnational Currents, Conflicts, and Coalitions

Before They Were Haitians: Examining Evidence for Kongolese Influence on the Haitian Revolution
—Chris Davis

Expériences migratoires de nouveaux-arrivants haïtiens établis au Québec depuis la catastrophe ayant frappé Haïti le 12 janvier 2010 : Relations, contradictions et ambiguïtés dans l’expression de la « différence »
—Patrick Cloos, Stéphanie Collins, Ndiaye Laïty Ndeye, & Jessie St. Louis

Haitian–Dominican Relations

The Right to a Haitian Name and a Dominican Nationality: La Sentencia (TC 168-13) and the Politics of Recognition and Belonging
—Jennifer L. Shoaff

Toward Forgiveness and Reconciliation: Three Novels from Haiti
—Mónica G. Ayuso

Imagining Better Worlds through Literature and Language

Villes visibles, invisibles et imaginées dans l’œuvre de Lyonel Trouillot
—Isabelle Choquet

Lang matènèl, pedagoji entèraktif, lojisyèl edikatif nan Inisyativ MIT-Ayiti : « Twa wòch dife » pou bon jan edikasyon ak inovasyon alawonnbadè ann Ayiti
—Michel DeGraff

Book Reviews

Histoire du style musical d’Haïti, by Claude Dauphin (Review by Lauren Eldridge)

Haïti : Deux siècles de création artistique, exhibition at Grand Palais, Paris, and catalogue by Mireille Pérodin-Jérôme and Régine Cuzin (Review by LeGrace Benson)

Haïti : Deux siècles de création artistique, exhibition at Grand Palais, Paris, and catalogue by Mireille Pérodin-Jérôme and Régine Cuzin; Création plastique d’Haïti, edited by Carlo Célius (Review by Christoph Singler)

Arts and Religions of Haiti: How the Sun Illuminates under Cover of Darkness, by LeGrace Benson (Review by Lindsay J. Twa)

The Vodou Ethic and the Spirit of Communism: The Practical Consciousness of the African People of Haiti, by Paul C. Mocombe (Review by Ama Mazama)

La Parole indomptée/Pawòl an mawonnaj. Memwa baboukèt/Mémoire de la muselière, by Tontongi (Review by Flore Zéphir)

A Sky the Color of Chaos: Based on the True Story of My Haitian Childhood, by Michèle-Jessica Fièvre (Review by Nathalie Batraville)

Haïti : Enjeux d’écriture, edited by Sylvie Brodziak and Christiane Chaulet Achour (Review by Régine Isabelle Joseph)

Writing on the Fault Line: Haitian Literature and the Earthquake of 2010, by Martin Munro (Review by Chantal Kénol)

 

 

 

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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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