Revolting acts and impassioned Haitian men in the francophone world theatres of Vincent Placoly and Simone Schwarz-Bart

@inproceedings{Flaugh2015RevoltingAA,
  title={Revolting acts and impassioned Haitian men in the francophone world theatres of Vincent Placoly and Simone Schwarz-Bart},
  author={Christian Flaugh},
  year={2015}
}
This article discusses the presence of Haiti, and in particular Haitian men, in francophone theatre published and staged throughout the world. It discusses Haitian male protagonists’ engagement in quests for sovereignty, and specifically how their passion for this quest leads them into revolting states that are simultaneously yet varyingly political (revolt) and aesthetic (revulsion). Such a claim reawakens the argument that Haitians of Haiti or the diaspora – and even Haiti writ large… Expand
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