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HIST 143 - Haitian Revolution: Contemporary Haiti

Primary Sources

From SCU Collection:

Eyewitness to Chaos:  Personal Accounts of the Intervention in Haitii, 1994'''

Lavil:  Life, Love and Death at Port-au-Prince (this oral histories collection  "gives voice to the continuing struggle of Haitian people to live, love, and prosper while trying to rebuild their city and cuntry after disasters both natural and man-made")
 

Primary Sources on the Web:

Digital Library of the Caribbean
"The Digital Library of the Caribbean (dLOC) is a cooperative digital library for resources from and about the Caribbean and circum-Caribbean".  Do a search on HAITI and limit your results to ENGLISH to get numerous primary documents covering the history of Haiti from colonial time to the present. 

 

Documentaries

Haiti and Dominication Republic:  An Island Divided

More documentaries on Haiti are available through KANOPY, our database of streaming videos.