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  • The Haitian Peasantry through Oral and Written Literature

    The Haitian Peasantry through Oral and Written Literature

    by Toni Pressley-Sanon

    The Haitian peasant has always been the backbone of the Haitian economy and a source of inspiration for writers. Their vital oral tradition informs the literature of and about Hait… $24.50
  • A Spirited Butterfly

    A Spirited Butterfly

    by Rosemary Stone

    This lavishly illustrated book presents a historical perspective and a contemporary look at fashion design and manufacturing, as well as the role of the fashion industry in the soc… $60.00
  • Interplay of Cultural Narratives in Martinique

    Interplay of Cultural Narratives in Martinique

    by Mahadevi Ramakrishnan

    This book explores the history of immigration and development of cultural identities on the island of Martinique from 1635 to the present with particular attention to the major cul… $24.50
  • The People's Poet

    The People's Poet

    by Rosa Elena Carrasquillo

    At the height of his career in the 1970s, Ismael Rivera shared the stage with salsa greats such as Benny Mor?, Tito Puente and Celia Cruz, and is recognized as one, if not the most… $24.50
  • Olympic Hero

    Olympic Hero

    by Joanne Kilgour Dowdy

    This colorfully illustrated book tells the inspiring story of a young weightlifter from Trinidad and Tobago, the first to win an Olympic medal in his division for the twin-island r… $17.50
  • Theater of the French Caribbean

    Theater of the French Caribbean

    by Stephanie Berard

    "Theater of the French Caribbean: Contemporary Stages and Traditions"is the first book to examine more than 50 years of Caribbean theater written and produced in French and Creole … $24.50
  • Fieldwork Identities in the Caribbean

    Fieldwork Identities in the Caribbean

    by Erin B. Taylor

    What is it really like to do fieldwork?Answers to this question are as diverse as the researchers and the field sites they choose. Anthropologists no longer fit the stereotype of w… $27.50
  • Caribbean Landscapes

    Caribbean Landscapes

    by Brothers, Wilson, Dwyer

    Caribbean Landscapes An Interpretive AtlasCaribbean Landscapes is an introduction to the cultural and physical diversity of the Caribbean through the lens of geography. The authors… $59.00
  • Vodou Brooklyn

    Vodou Brooklyn

    by Stephanie Keith

    This book is an intimate portrayal of a Haitian immigrant Vodou priestess. Color photographs and text document the young Mambo presiding over five distinct Vodou ceremonies held in… $35.00
  • Cuba / The Struggle for Consumption

    Cuba / The Struggle for Consumption

    by Anna C. Pertierra

    For the past 20 years in Cuba, urban life has been characterized by a shortage of material resources, a decline in living standards, and an unpredictable and changing economy. By r… $24.50
  • Divergent Dictions / Contemporary Dominican Literature

    Divergent Dictions / Contemporary Dominican Literature

    by N�stor E. Rodr�guez

    This translation of the well-received "Escrituras de Desencuentro en la República Dominicana" examines the writings of Dominican and Dominican-American authors such as Junot Díaz, … $24.50
  • Music of the Indian Diaspora in Trinidad

    Music of the Indian Diaspora in Trinidad

    by Laxmi G. Tewari

    The largely rural Indian diaspora in Trinidad traditionally placed great importance on ceremonial folk songs. Passing down these oral traditions is important in maintaining Indian … $40.00
  • Education, Assimilation, and Caribbean Identity / The Literary Journey of the French Caribbean

    Education, Assimilation, and Caribbean Identity / The Literary Journey of the French Caribbean

    by Marie Leticee, Ph.D.

    A far-reaching and critical study of the role of education in shaping Caribbean identity. Perceptive studies of the literature and scholarship of French Caribbean writers are frame… $24.50
  • Rituals of Movement in the Writing of Judith Ortiz Cofer

    Rituals of Movement in the Writing of Judith Ortiz Cofer

    by Lorraine M. Lopez

    Rituals of Movement in the Writing of Judith Ortiz Cofer is the first book-length collection of scholarship on the writing of Judith Ortiz Cofer and establishes her as an important… $24.50
  • Stranger Encounters

    Stranger Encounters

    by Kim E. Kozak

    Tourism is now considered the leading industry in Cuba. For Cubans, this tourist boom is providing welcome opportunities for self-employment and access to hard currency. Tourists l… $24.50
  • The colour of Shadows

    The colour of Shadows

    by Richard Bridgens

    This imaginative book throws new light on the closing years of Caribbean slavery and the lives of enslaved people of African descent before emancipation in Trinidad in 1834. The bo… $24.50
  • Sugar, Slavery, Christianity and the Making of Race

    Sugar, Slavery, Christianity and the Making of Race

    by Mark E. Boren

    Sugar, Slavery, Christianity and the Making of Race chronicles how the unprecedented demand for sugar radically transformed Western civilization at every level of society. The book… $22.50
  • World Class Trinidad & Tobago

    World Class Trinidad & Tobago

    by Elliot Bastien & Sandra Bernard-Bastien

    Book details:Virtually an Encyclopedia of Trinidad & Tobago, this book is the ideal vehicle for presenting our achievements to our young and not so young - particularly those w… $45.00