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Monthly Archives: January 2004

Software I use

NoteTaker Outliner program for Mac OS X . Keeps notes, documents, web shortcuts and more in a notebook-like interface. MovableType Free blog software. Works like a dream! Readerware Automatically catalogs your book collection. Can interface with a bar code scanner to gather information electronically. Mac or PC. StickyBrain2 Stickies on steroids. Store anything. Find anything. […]

Websites – Arts, Toussaint and Haiti in

American Museum of Natural History AMNH’s Living in America series for 2004 features Haiti. Casting Call for Lion in Captivity I believe this was Paul Robeson�s one-act about Toussaint. The auditions were held on November 1st and 3rd of 2003, but I couldn�t tell if a production was ever mounted. HaitiBooks Site is mostly in […]

Websites – Haiti, general

Bob Corbett�s Haiti Page A top-notch collection of resources on Haiti. See especially links to the Haiti Mailing List and Corbett�s essays on the revolutionary period. Embassy of the Republic of Haiti in Washington D.C. Search the Documentation section for Haitian political documents and texts of old speeches. Governments on the World Wide Web – […]

Websites – Haiti, history

Douglas Egerton on the Haitian Revolution, Toussaint L’Ouverture, and Jefferson See the main site for general African-American history. Haiti – A Country Study A book on Haiti from the Library of Congress. Includes history. Haiti almanac info from World Statesmen Includes flags, lists of governors, prime ministers, etc. The Haitian Revolution University of Albany pathfinder […]

Websites – Haiti, international community and

COHA Council on Hemispheric Affairs. Periodically publishes articles on Haiti. MICIVIH OAS/UN International Mission in Haiti OAS’s Situation In Haiti Documents, speeches, and press releases from the Organization of American States US Embassy – Haiti See the link at the bottom of the page on International Policy towards Haiti. [Updated February 10, 2004, 5:34 PM]

Websites – Haiti, missions and foundations

EDEM Foundation Provides access to opportunities for the children of Haiti through sustainable education, agriculture, farming and community development. Healing Hands for Haiti Volunteer organization to bring rehabilitative medicine to Haitians. Also operates a guest house. USAID/Haiti Home Page The United States Agency for International Development. [Updated February 16, 2004, 2:26 PM]

Websites – Haiti, politics

Please note that I do not endorse any of these sites or their views. I simply provide the links as a reference. Group184 Website of the coalition led by Andy Apaid. Website of the Haiti Action Committee. Haiti Democracy Project US organization which advocates for “more effecive U.S. policy toward Haiti.” Haiti Reborn Political […]

Websites – Haiti, various articles and essays

Haiti’s Long March Toward Freedom From Poor Magazine, Jan 6, 2004. Brief overview of revolution in Haiti.

New Resources Category

In an effort to enhance the usefulness of The Louverture Project, I’m going to start adding web links and other resources to the site. I’ll probably experiment a bit before I find the right way to present everything, but my first idea is to create a new category of posts called “Resources.” Under this, I’ll […]

To understand Haitian politic… give up?

I posted a question to the Haiti Mailing List yesterday, asking if anyone could point me to some resource that would give me a balanced analysis of the elections of 2000. I’ve gotten two responses so far. One was from a woman who asked me to pass along anything I find to her. The second […]