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Braziel, Jana Evans, 1967-
Duvalier's ghosts : race, diaspora, and U.S. imperialism in Haitian literatures / Jana Evans Braziel
Gainesville : University Press of Florida, c2010
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 4th Floor  PQ3948.5.H2 B73 2010    AVAILABLE
Subject(s) Haitian literature -- 20th century -- History and criticism
American literature -- Haitian American authors -- History and criticism
Subject Haiti -- In literature
Subject(s) Race in literature
Imperialism in literature
Politics and literature -- Haiti -- History
Subject United States -- Relations -- Haiti
Haiti -- Relations -- United States
Haiti -- Social conditions -- 20th century
Physical Description xxx, 308 p. ; 25 cm
Note Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents Kalfou danjere: state apparatus, war machine, and terror in a transnational context -- Rethinking the Black Atlantic: trans-American regimes of violence, epistemological occlusions -- Lòt bò dlo: transatlantic journeys, Haitian refugees, and the perils of the Black Atlantic -- Liminal citizens: drifting between Ginen and Guantánamo -- Lapè nan vant: hunger, poverty, and food economies -- Aborted states of development?: Haiti's historical revenants, post-Duvalier's daughters -- Le cri des oiseaux fous: Duvalierism, development, state violence, and Duvalierism without Duvalier -- Amour douleur folie: state violence and post-Duvalierist revenants -- "He came to kill the preacher": saints, martyrs, torturers, and post-Duvalierist returns

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