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  • hip-deep August 24, 2017

    An Island, Divided

    The island of Hispaniola, located in the western Caribbean, is divided in two by an invisible line that snakes down its central mountain range. On one side is Haiti, the other the Dominican Republic: one colonized by the French, the … Read more »

  • feature November 16, 2009

    Alan Lomax in Haiti

    Banning Eyre reviews Alan Lomax in Haiti (box set on Harte Recordings)   In late 1936 and early ’37, Alan Lomax spent four months recording and filming musicians in Haiti for the Library of Congress.  He brought his fiancé along … Read more »

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