My TRL for Haitian literature. Underlined titles are ones I own; bolded titles are ones I’ve read.

Edwidge Danticat

  • Breathe Eyes Memory
  • Claire of the Sea Light
  • Farming of the Bones

Roxane Gay

  • An Untamed State
  • Bad Feminist

Elsie Augustave

  • The Roving Tree

Ibi Zoboi

  • The Farming of Gods
  • A is for Ayiti

Katia D. Ulysse

  • Drifting
  • Fabiola Can Count

Dany Laferriere

  • How to Make Love to a Negro Without Getting Tired
  • I am a Japanese Writer
  • Le goût des jeunes filles

Bertin Louis

  • My Soul is in Haiti: Protestantism in the Haitian Diaspora of the Bahamas

Myriam J.A. Chancy

  • Framing Silence: Revolutionary Novels by Haitian Women
  • Searching for Safe Spaces: Afro-Caribbean Women Writers in Exile

Jean-Robert Cadet

  • Restavec: From Haitian Slave-Child to Middle-class American
  • My Stone of Hope: From Haitian Slave Child to Abolitionist