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Serving The Spirits Across Two Seas: Vodou Culture In New York And Haiti, Elizabeth Mcalister Dec 1991

Serving The Spirits Across Two Seas: Vodou Culture In New York And Haiti, Elizabeth Mcalister

Elizabeth McAlister

Paired with the most acclaimed photographers working in Haiti at the time, this article describes the religion of Vodou and how Haitians and those in the Haitian diaspora use the ancestral spirits for support, healing, and to make sense of their world.