Category Scholar Series

Dr. Celucien Joseph

“Between Two Worlds: Jean Price-Mars, Haiti, and Africa” is a special volume on Jean Price-Mars that reassesses the importance of his thought and legacy, and the implications of his ideas in the twenty-first century’s culture of political correctness, the continuing…

Dr. Nadève Ménard

Nadève Ménard

Episode Notes As you’ll discover from listening to this episode, Dr. Ménard is an easy person to talk to. I left some of the background noise intact because this convo took place while she was in Haiti. I think I…

Dr. Régine Ostine Jackson

Dr Regine Ostine Jackson

Episode Notes Yes. Haitians were in the nation-building business! This episode covers a little-known chapter in Haitian history. Dr. Regine Jackson offers a fascinating, multi-sited and interdisciplinary study of the United Nations Organization in the Congo (ONUC), a civilian operation…

Dr. Kaiama Glover

kaiamaa glover

Episode Notes A PDF version of this book is available for free in open access via the OAPEN Library platform (www. oapen. org). Historically and contemporarily, politically and literarily, Haiti has long been relegated to the margins of the so-called…

Dr. Vincent Joos

Vincent Joos, PhD

Show Notes Did disaster capitalism help or hurt Haiti? In this series of episodes (2), Dr. Vincent Joos explores counter-productive aspects of disaster capitalism the failed international reconstruction of Port-au-Prince after the devastating 2010 earthquake. He describes the failures of…