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  • Stranger Encounters / The impact of Tourists in Cuban Bed-and Breakfasts

    Stranger Encounters / The impact of Tourists in Cuban Bed-and Breakfasts

    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 Haitian Peasantry through Oral and Written Literature/ Roumain, Alexis, Endore, Carpentier and Fountain

    The Haitian Peasantry through Oral and Written Literature/ Roumain, Alexis, Endore, Carpentier and Fountain

    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
  • The People's Poet : Life and Myth of Ismael Riviera, an Afro - Caribbean Icon

    The People's Poet : Life and Myth of Ismael Riviera, an Afro - Caribbean Icon

    by Rosa Elena Carrasquillo

    At the height of his career in the 1970s, Ismael Rivera shared the stage with salsa greats such as Benny Moré, Tito Puente and Celia Cruz, and is recognized as one, if not t… $24.50
  • Olympic Hero: Lennox Kilgour's Story

    Olympic Hero: Lennox Kilgour's Story

    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: Traditions and Contemporary Stages

    Theater of the French Caribbean: Traditions and Contemporary Stages

    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 … $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. López and Molly Crumpton Winter

    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
  • 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
  • Social Networks and the Mental Health of Haitian Immigrants

    Social Networks and the Mental Health of Haitian Immigrants

    by Guerda Nicolas, Angela DeSilva, Stephanie Donnelly

    Haitian immigration to the U.S. is steadily increasing, with Haitians comprising the 3rd largest ethnic group in the U.S. Stressors of discrimination and prejudice, combined with a… $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
  • Divergent Dictions: Contemporary Dominican Literature

    Divergent Dictions: Contemporary Dominican Literature

    by Néstor Rodríguez

    This translation of the well-received "Escrituras de Desencuentro en la República Dominicana" examines the writings of Dominican and Dominican-American authors suc… $24.50
  • Vodou Brooklyn: Five Ceremonies with Mambo Marie Carmel

    Vodou Brooklyn: Five Ceremonies with Mambo Marie Carmel

    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
  • Revolutionary Freedoms: A history of Survival, Strong and Imagination in Haiti

    Revolutionary Freedoms: A history of Survival, Strong and Imagination in Haiti

    by Cécile Accilien, Jessica Adams and Elmide Méléance

    This new perspective on Haitian history features essays that augment the historical paintings of renowned contemporary Haitian-American artist, Ulrick Jean-Pierre. Poet, playwright… $40.00
  • The Caribbean Woman Writer as Scholar / Creating, Imagining, Theorizing

    The Caribbean Woman Writer as Scholar / Creating, Imagining, Theorizing

    by Edited by Keshia N. Abraham with a Preface by Carole Boyce Davies

    What does it mean to be a Caribbean woman writer? Shall I write about being from the Caribbean or about being a woman?...And in what ways am I to differentiate being a writer from … $40.00
  • Who is Who in Haitian Diaspora

    Who is Who in Haitian Diaspora

    by Féquière Vilsaint and Maude Heurtelou

    Cat #: B474  Who is Who in Haitian Diaspora is a comprehensive reference tool that contains the biographies of outstanding men and women in a wide range of professions and geo… $34.50
  • Immigration and Politics in the Caribbean: Japanese and Other Immigrants in the Dominican Republic

    Immigration and Politics in the Caribbean: Japanese and Other Immigrants in the Dominican Republic

    by Valentina Peguero

    A revealing study of 20th century immigration and racial politics in the Dominican Republic. The little known settlements of Japanese immigrants in the Dominican Republic are the b… $24.50
  • Fine Haitian Cuisine

    Fine Haitian Cuisine

    by Mona C. Menager

    A wide-ranging collection of Haitian home-style recipes for delicious, authentic, and traditional dishes. The book is the expression of Mrs. Ménager's lifelong love and … $50.00
  • Vodou a Sacred Theatre

    Vodou a Sacred Theatre

    by Marie Jose Alcide Saint-Lot

    This important study examines the relationship between Vodou and theatre, demonstrating that Vodou, like other rituals, encompasses theatrical and dramatic elements that give it th… $40.00
  • Masters of the Dew

    Masters of the Dew

    by Jacques Roumain

    English Translation by Mercer Cook and Langston HughesIntroduction by Michael J. DashCat #: CSP5739  A new English-language edition of this novel, which tells of the tradition… $17.00
  • Fluid Spirits

    Fluid Spirits

    by Diana Espírito Santo

    Fluid SpiritsCosmology andChange inContemporaryBrazilian Umbanda Umbanda is an urban 20th-century phenomenon, often described in the literature as Brazil’s first “… $29.95