Hanging out in Haiti
It's practically impossible for Americans to learn much about the country of Haiti without running into the works of Goucher College's creative writing professor and award-winning novelist Madison Smartt Bell. Along with a dozen or so published pieces ...
Vintage Haitian Vodou Flags featured
Journal Gazette and Times-Courier
URBANA -- The Spurlock Museum will open its spring Campbell Gallery exhibit, "Sacred Symbols in Sequins: Vintage Haitian Vodou Flags," on April 6. The exhibit features Vodou flags from a rarely seen private collection, as well as sparkling Vodou ...
Thousands march against gov't in Haiti
PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (AP) — Several thousand people are demonstrating in Haiti's capital to call for the resignation of President Michel Martelly. The protesters are aligned with opposition parties and say Martelly hasn't done enough to alleviate ...
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Haiti - Tourism : Things are moving everywhere!
Tuesday at the invitation of the Intermunicipal Association Camp-Perrin-Maniche (AICCPM), Karine Conde, Director departmental South of Tourism met at the Hotel Le Recul Camp Perrin, a delegation from France composed of representatives of the "Haiti ...
March 28, 2014 4:13 pm
The Daily Telegram
As Romel Joseph lay trapped under the rubble of his Port-au-Prince, Haiti, music school, which collapsed in the earthquake that devastated the area in January 2010, he knew he had to do whatever he could to get through the disaster. “My time was not up ...
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Haitian Art Auction and Sale at Vassar College from April 4-6Kingston Daily FreemanThe project functions through the auction and sale of Haitian art and handcrafts. Its mission is to support the welfare of artists in Haiti and the education and nutriti...Read More »
UT professor, graduate student teach music to Haitian students
Herndon added that while she and Zaita were there, a few Haitian students arranged a presentation to show off the closet where they held their instruments, and when she and Zaita entered the closet, a flute student started playing the “Star Spangled ...
A Helping Hand for Haiti: Nonprofit Brings Photography Program to Children of ...
In the final part of our series, A Helping Hand for Haiti, NY1's Erin Clarke takes a closer look at a photography program started by a volunteer that has left a lasting impression on kids in the country. For Wil Pierce, photography has been a way to ...
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Bellingham HeraldDrought hits HaitiBellingham HeraldA woman, who works in the nearby salt pans, walks across a barren field in Anse-Rouge, northwestern Haiti on Wednesday, March 26, 2014. Drought is hitting this region, one of the hungriest, most desol...Read More »