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Rethinking the Black Atlantic: Trans-American Regimes of Violence, Epistemological Occlusions

Jana Evans Braziel

in Duvalier's Ghosts: Race, Diaspora, and U.S. Imperialism in Haitian Literatures

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780813034577
eISBN:
9780813038247
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813034577.003.0002
Subject:
Society and Culture, Latin American Studies

The longest periods of migration out of Haiti took place during the Duvalier dictatorship from 1957–1971. These migrations were a great cause of concern for neighboring states because of the ... More


The Political and the Economic

Jeffrey S. Kahn

in Islands of Sovereignty: Haitian Migration and the Borders of Empire

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
September 2019
ISBN:
9780226587387
eISBN:
9780226587554
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226587554.003.0002
Subject:
Law, Human Rights and Immigration

This chapter examines the history of Haitian migration to the United States by exploring two modes of narrating that history—one that emphasizes poverty as the primary cause of migrant flows and ... More


Migration to Haiti in the Context of Other Contemporary Migrations

Sara Fanning

in Caribbean Crossing: African Americans and the Haitian Emigration Movement

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2017
ISBN:
9780814764930
eISBN:
9780814760086
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814764930.003.0002
Subject:
History, African-American History

This chapter examines the migration to Haiti in the context of other contemporary migrations. Although organizations and sponsors called the migrants from the U.S. to Haiti “emigrants,” in some ... More


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