After the Dance: A Walk Through Carnival in Jacmel, Haiti

by

Write The First Customer Review

Edwidge Danticat had long been scared off from Carnival by a loved one, who spun tales of people dislocating hips from gyrating with too much abandon, losing their voices from singing too loudly, going deaf from the clamor of immense speakers, and being punched, stabbed, pummeled, or fondled by other lustful revelers. Now an adult, she resolves to return and exorcise her Carnival demons. During her journeys she traces the heroic and tragic history of the island, from French colonists and Haitian revolutionaries to American ...

After The Dance: A Walk Through Carnival in Jacmel, Haiti 2016, Vintage, London

ISBN-13: 9781784704582

Mass-market paperback

Select
After the Dance: A Walk Through Carnival in Jacmel, Haiti 2002, Crown Publishing Group (NY), New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780609609088

Hardcover

Select