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Books available for review
- The Spirits and the Law: Vodou and Power in Haiti Hardcover by Kate Ramsey (University of Chicago Press, 2011) *
- Haitian Modernity and Liberative Interruptions: Discourse on Race, Religion, and Freedom by Celucien L. Joseph (University Press of America, 2013) *
- The Colour of Dawn by Yanick Lahens (Seren, 2013)
- From Toussaint to Price-Mars: Rhetoric, Race, and Religion in Haitian Thought by Celucien L. Joseph (Create Space, 2013)*
- The Idea of Haiti: Rethinking Crisis and Development ( Univ Of Minnesota Press, 2013) edited
- Caribbean Critique: Antillean Critical Theory from Toussaint to Glissant (Liverpool University Press, 2013) by Nick Nesbitt *
- Toussaint Louverture and the American Civil War: The Promise and Peril of a Second Haitian Revolution (University of Pennsylvania Press, 2011) by Matthew J. Clavin *
- Haiti After the Earthquake (Public Affairs, 2011) by Paul Farmer
- Beyond the Slave Narrative: Politics, Sex, and Manuscripts in the Haitian Revolution (Liverpool University Press, 2011) by Deborah Jenson
- Healing in the Homeland: Haitian Vodou Tradition (Lexington Books, 2013) by Margaret Mitchell Armand *
- Crossing the Water and Keeping the Faith (Temple University Press, 2013) by Terry Rey and Alex Stepick
- The Memoir of General Toussaint Louverture (Oxford University Press, 2014) Translated and Edited by Philippe R. Girard *
- Exile and Post-1946 Haitian Literautre:Alexis, Depestre, Ollivier, Laferriere, Danticat (Liverpool University Press, 2007) by Matin Munro
- Walking on Fire: Haitian Women's stories of survival and resistance (Cornell University Press, 2001) by Beverly Bell
- Fault Lines: Views across Haiti's Divide (Cornell University Press, 2013) by Beverly Bell
- The U.S. Military Response to the 2010 Haiti Earthquake: Considerations for Army leaders prepared by Gary Cecchine, F. Morgan, and Michael Wermuth (Rand Corporation, 2013)
- Toussaint Louverture: The Story of the Only Successful Slave Revolt in History: A Play in Three Acts (Duke University Press, 2013) by C. L. R. James Edited and Introduced by Christian Hogsbjerg With a Foreword by Laurent Dubois
- Architecture by Moonlight: Rebuilding Haiti, Redrafting a Life (University of Missouri Press, 2014) by Paul E. Fallon
- Haiti and the Americas (University Press of Mississippi, 2013) Edited by Carla Calarge, Raphael Dalleo, Luis Duno-Gottberg, and Clevis Headley
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- Nan Domi: An Initiate's Journey into Haitian Vodou by Mimerose Beaubrun (City Lights, 2013) reviewed by Kantara Souffrant
- From Toussaint to Price-Mars: Rhetoric, Race, and Religion in Haitian Thought by Celucien L. Joseph (Create Space, 2013) reviewed by Tammie Jenkins
- Beyond the Slave Narrative: Politics, Sex, and Manuscripts in the Haitian Revolution by Deborah Jenson (Liverpool University Press. 2011) reviewed by Tammie Jenkins
- The Infamous Rosalie by Evelyne Trouillot (University of Nebraska Press, 2013) reviewed by Tammie Jenkins
- Haiti Unbound: A Spiralist Challenge to the Postcolonial Canon by (Liverpool University Press, 2010) Kiama L. Glover
- A Concise History of the Haitian Revolution by Jeremy D. Popkin (Wiley-Blackwell, 2011) reviewed by Katia Joseph
- Killing with Kindness: Haiti, International Aid, and NGOs by Mark Schuller (Rutgers University Press, 2012) reviewed by Lisa-Marie Pierre