"The best book on Haiti" -- Books
No one who has a real interest in the Caribbean countries...can afford to neglect this intelligent and penetrating study." -- New Republic
The book is highly readable and of distinct value." -- Atlantic Monthly
About the Author
JUAN FLORES,Hunter College, is the author of numerous books, including From Bomba to Hip-Hop: Puerto Rican Culture and Latino Identity.
MIRIAM JIMÉNEZ ROMÁN,Schomburg Center, New York, is a contributor to TainoRevival: Critical Perspectives on Puerto Rican Identity and Cultural Politics and the former managing editor of the Centro Journal of the Center for Puerto Rican Studies at Hunter College.