Special Issue on the Environment

Guest Editors: Rebecca Dirksen & Lois Wilcken

Introduction: Earthshots from Haiti

Rebecca Dirksen

“M pral plante yon pye bwa” (I will plant a tree): Lyrics and Stills from an Eco-musical Film Collaboration

Rebecca Dirksen, Kendy Vérilus, & Roosevelt Saillant (BIC)

Ecological Implications of the Sacred in Azor’s “Palmis Kanpe”

Emilio Travieso

Conservation in Community: FoProBiM’s Mangrove Restoration Project

Jean Wiener

Eaux et territoires urbanisés en Haïti face aux changements climatiques : Analyse géographique du cas de Port-au-Prince

Louis-Marc Pierre

The Ceremonial Bath, a Surrender to the Spirits

Guilberly Louissaint

Ecological Wisdom in the Marvelous Realism of Vodou (by way of Jacques Stéphen Alexis)

Lois Wilcken

Zantray lan Ginen: Performing the Feminine and Haiti’s Sacred Spaces

Stéphanie Melyon-Reinette

La Filière arachide en Haïti peut-elle résister au « don » américain ? Analyse d’économie politique

Camille Chalmers, Guelsonne Calixte, François Gérard Junior Denart, Tonny Joseph, & Marc J. Cohen

Ecological Disquisitions on Six Paintings by Edouard Jean

LeGrace Benson

New Planning Targets for the Haitian Energy Sector

Jodany Fortuné & Gary W. Gervais

“Desitire fatra” (Get rid of trash): Lyrics and Stills from an Eco-musical Film Collaboration

Rebecca Dirksen, Kendy Vérilus, & Samuel Vicière (Samy-Gee)

Marasa: A Special Issue and a Working Group for the Environment

LeGrace Benson & Lois Wilcken


Caribbean Eco-fictions: Multilayered Stories of the Haitian Environment

Lizabeth Paravisini-Gebert

Haïti déforestée, paysages remodelés, by Alex Bellande
Production of Disaster and Recovery in Post-earthquake Haiti: Disaster Industrial Complex, by Loretta Pyles and Juliana Svistova
There Is No More Haiti: Between Life and Death in Port-au-Prince, by Greg Beckett
Humanity’s Last Stand, by Mark Schuller

—Reviewed by Vincent Joos

Le Cadre juridique haïtien de gestion et de protection de l’environnement, by Maismy-Mary Fleurant

—Reviewed by Sam-Fleury Eugène

Men sa lanmè di / Ainsi parla la mer (Thus spoke the sea), by Arnold Antonin

—Reviewed by Lois Wilcken

Ijan(s) / Urgence(s), by Kolektif2D

—Reviewed by Alessandra Benedicty-Kokken