Journals Higher Education



Published: 01 March 2019

264 Pages

9 x 6 inches

ISBN: 9781786941633

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Migration and Refuge

An Eco-Archive of Haitian Literature, 1982-2017

John Patrick Walsh

Liverpool University Press

Contemporary French and Francophone Cultures LUP

  • This book frames Haitian literature published after earthquake in a longer historical context and wider geopolitical scope
  • This book delivers an innovative theoretical approach that combines the historical awareness of Haitian studies with postcolonial ecocriticism
  • This book contributes to ongoing debates in the Humanities about the Anthropocene from the perspective of Haitian literature and history
  • This book challenges the idea of a tipping point of a global refugee crisis by taking up an array of stories on Haitian migrants and refugees, past and present
  • This book brings together a diverse body of texts, written by established and less well-known writers, over a well-defined time period