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Teaching Haiti : strategies for creating new narratives / edited by Cécile Accilien and Valérie K. Orlando.

Publication:
Gainesville, FL : University of Florida Press, [2021]
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258 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
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Subjects:
Haiti -- Social life and customs -- History.
Haiti -- History.
Manners and customs.
Haiti.
Form/Genre:
History.
Summary:
"This volume provides guidance on teaching about Haiti's history and culture from a multidisciplinary perspective, offering ways of reshaping old narratives through women's and gender studies, poetry, theater, art, religion, language, politics, history, and popular culture"-- Provided by publisher.
Contents:
Machine generated contents note: I. TEACHING ABOUT HAITIAN ART, LITERATURE, AND LANGUAGE
1. Getting around the Poto Mitan: Reconstructing Haitian Womanhood in the Classroom / Regine Jean-Charles
2. Teaching Haiti through the Work of Rodney Saint-Eloi, ecrivain engage / Bonnie Thomas
3. Teaching Haitian Theater: Franck Fouche's Bouqui au Paradis / Joubert Satyre
4. Engaging Haiti through Art and Religion / Cecile Accilien
5. Creating Interdisciplinary Knowledge about Haiti's Creole Language / Don E. Walicek
II. TEACHING ABOUT HAITIAN HISTORY AND POLITICS
6. Haiti in the Presidencies of John Adams and John Quincy Adams: Lesson Plans and Course Modules / Alessandra Benedicty-Kokken
7. Teaching the 2004 Coup in Haiti from a French Perspective: Insights into Frances Neocolonial Culture and Practices / Sophie Watt
8. Pecks Fatal Assistance: A Filmic Lesson on the Failures of Aid / Agnes Peysson-Zeiss
III. TEACHING ABOUT HAITI IN AMERICAN STUDIES, LATIN AMERICAN STUDIES, AND GENERAL STUDIES CONTEXTS
9. Rendering Haiti Visible in an Introductory American Studies Course / Elizabeth Langley
10. Race and Culture on the Thrift Store Shift: Teaching about Haiti Inside and Outside the Academy / Jessica Adams
11. Rethinking Latinx Studies from Hispaniolas Borderlands / John Ribo
12. Teaching Haiti and the Dominican Republic: Cultural Representations of Haitian Immigrant Experiences / Anne M. Francois.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contributor:
Accilien, Cécile, 1973- editor.
Orlando, Valérie, 1963- editor.
Other format:
Online version: Teaching Haiti
ISBN:
9781683402107
1683402103
9781683402442
OCLC:
1204259157