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Occupying Creole: The Crisis of Language under the US Occupation of Haiti
Abstract:At the start of the twentieth century, a movement began to dismantle Haiti's entrenched linguistic hierarchy. Haitian writers started using Creole in their works of literature in order toExpand
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L’Ouverture, 1901–1915: Sylvain, the École Nationale, and the opening of a Haitian Creole debate
ABSTRACT A century after the slaves of Saint-Domingue won their liberty, their descendants, the free peasantry of the Republic of Haiti, remained impoverished and without access to channels ofExpand
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Pawòl Gen Zèl: Language Legitimation in Haiti's Second Century
Social Science and Humanities Research Council, Joseph Armand Bombardier Canada Graduate Scholarships—Master's Program