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Radical History Review (1 January 2013) 2013 (115): 91–114.
Published: 01 January 2013
...Peter James Hudson This essay examines the expansion of the National City Bank of New York into Haiti between the years 1909 and 1922 to demonstrate that, while National City's interest in Haiti often overlapped with the US State Department's strategic goals for the Caribbean region, this interest...
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Radical History Review (1 January 2013) 2013 (115): 169–183.
Published: 01 January 2013
...Leah Gordon A selection from a photography and oral history project made over sixteen years during Carnival in Jacmel, southern Haiti, which employs costume, street theater, narrative, and satire to register Haiti's juncture between its history, its cosmology, and the present body politic. curated...
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Radical History Review (1 January 2013) 2013 (115): 195–202.
Published: 01 January 2013
...David Geggus This review examines four works on revolutionary Haiti: Laurent Dubois's Haiti: The Aftershocks of History (2012); John D. Garrigus's Before Haiti: Race and Citizenship in French Saint-Domingue (2006); Philippe R. Girard's The Slaves Who Defeated Napoleon: Toussaint L'Ouverture and the...
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Radical History Review (1 January 2013) 2013 (115): 203–211.
Published: 01 January 2013
...Matthew J. Smith This review examines recent historiography on contemporary Haiti, specifically Kate Ramsey's The Spirits and the Law: Vodou and Power in Haiti (2011); Bernard Diederich's The Price of Blood: History of Repression and Rebellion in Haiti under Dr. François Duvalier, 1957 – 1961 and...
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Radical History Review (1 January 2013) 2013 (115): 11–25.
Published: 01 January 2013
...Gary Wilder When an earthquake devastated the area around the Haitian capital city in January 2010, Laurent Dubois, a historian of Haiti working in the United States, was struck by the extent of the general ignorance about Haiti in the United States, and at the same time, at least for some, the...
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Radical History Review (1 January 2013) 2013 (115): 26–32.
Published: 01 January 2013
... challenges as they plan a third (but hopefully not final) conference, this time in Haiti. © 2013 by MARHO: The Radical Historians' Organization, Inc. 2013 interventions Transnational Hispaniola: Toward New Paradigms in Haitian and Dominican Studies April Mayes, Yolanda C. Martín, Carlos...
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Radical History Review (1 January 2013) 2013 (115): 33–44.
Published: 01 January 2013
... might a deeper knowledge of history allow us to make better sense of the present of Haiti, the international role of the United States, and our own position as historical observers? How might our knowledge be useful, in a renewed effort to achieve another possible world? teaching radical history...
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Radical History Review (1 January 2013) 2013 (115): 45–64.
Published: 01 January 2013
...Paul Cheney This article is a microlevel study of the effects of international warfare on one sugar plantation situated in one of the most highly developed and profitable areas of sugar cultivation in eighteenth-century Saint-Domingue (Haiti) during the War of American Independence (1775 – 83...
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Radical History Review (1 January 2013) 2013 (115): 65–90.
Published: 01 January 2013
...Lorelle D. Semley Haiti was not yet born when Toussaint Louverture wrote his 1801 Constitution as governor-general of the French colony of Saint-Domingue. Louverture declared loyalty to the French Republic and displayed his independent power with a third article declaring, “Here, all men are born...
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Radical History Review (1 January 2013) 2013 (115): 142–168.
Published: 01 January 2013
... federal court cases leading to US anti-Haitian refugee policies, including Haitian Refugee Center v. Civiletti (1980) and Haitian Centers Council v. Sale (1993), while examining the history of Haiti's political economy and relation to the United States, as well as discourses of race, nation, and contagion...
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Radical History Review (1 January 2013) 2013 (115): 213–217.
Published: 01 January 2013
...Toussaint Losier On January 12, 2010, several hours before a magnitude 7.0 earthquake struck Port-au-Prince, gunmen shot and killed Sociology Professor Jean Anil Louis-Juste as he was leaving the grounds of his department at the State University of Haiti. A tireless revolutionary and engaged...
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Radical History Review (1 January 2013) 2013 (115): 1–9.
Published: 01 January 2013
..., The Politics of Paradise, which focuses on Haitian and, by extension, Caribbean and black diasporic culture and history, seen primarily through the prism of the familiar, fantastical art of Haiti. The series examines exploitative marketing practices associated with Caribbean art. To show the...
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Radical History Review (1 October 2002) 2002 (84): 7–42.
Published: 01 October 2002
... article focuses on the logic of that historical conjunction, examining official cultural nationalist policy in Haiti during the late 1930s and early 1940s in relation to the postoccupation legal regime against les pratiques supersti- tieuses (superstitious...
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Radical History Review (1 January 2013) 2013 (115): 218–220.
Published: 01 January 2013
... United States, Haiti, and the larger African Diaspora. She is writing a book about Haitian resistance during the US occupation of the island in the early twentieth century. She thanks the Alexis and Nicolas clan for paving the way. Amy Chazkel is associate professor of history at the City...
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Radical History Review (1 October 2003) 2003 (87): 49–77.
Published: 01 October 2003
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Radical History Review (1 January 1995) 1995 (61): 148–153.
Published: 01 January 1995
... "work"? Is there validity to the popu- lar accusations in many countries that the democratic governments are "cor- rupt"? What are the implications of the recent free-market transitions for these new democracies? Why were constitutional processes shattered in Peru in 1992 and Haiti in 1991, and...
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Radical History Review (1 January 1983) 1983 (27): 110–120.
Published: 01 January 1983
..., completely destroying the plantation economy and creating the free and independent Republic of Haiti. The character of Haitian rural society to this day represents the historical patrimony of people who learned to produce their own subsistence, and to market their surplus, in a state of slavery...
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Radical History Review (1 May 2004) 2004 (89): 230–242.
Published: 01 May 2004
... This course on the United States in the Atlantic world is an example of how some- one trained to research and teach U.S. history might use additional “American” his- tories—in this case those of Haiti and Cuba—to transform a course on nineteenth- century...
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Radical History Review (1 October 2002) 2002 (84): 1–6.
Published: 01 October 2002
... national and international debates. Two featured articles explore the attempts of federal governments in Haiti and postrevolutionary Nicaragua to develop and control exhibitions of national folk dance. In each case, the state promoted regional dance...
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Radical History Review (1 January 1994) 1994 (58): 182–187.
Published: 01 January 1994
... arts, defined as painting and sculpture, are most developed. If so, why is there nothing from Haiti, whose painters are becoming quite renowned, though they work in a very localized, syncretic style? 186/RADICAL HISTORY REV I EW JoaquinTorres-Garcia. Estructura constructitm...