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

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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 ...

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

ISBN-13: 9781784704582

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After The Dance: A Walk Through Carnival in Jacmel, Haiti
2004, Vintage, London

ISBN-13: 9780099464655

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

ISBN-13: 9780609609088

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