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Haiti, History, and the Gods

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In Haiti, History, and the Gods, Joan Dayan charts the cultural imagination of Haiti not only by reconstructing the island's history but by highlighting ambiguities and complexities that have been ignored. She investigates the confrontational space in which Haiti is created and recreated in fiction and fact, text and ritual, discourse and practice. Dayan's ambitious projec ...more
Paperback, 362 pages
Published March 10th 1998 by University of California Press (first published December 31st 1995)
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