Erzulie: A women's history of Haiti

Dayan, Joan
June 1994
Research in African Literatures;Summer94, Vol. 25 Issue 2, p5
Academic Journal
Literary Criticism
Discusses the significance of the goddess Erzulie, spirit or loa of love in vodoun in the dramatization of specific historiography of women's experience in Haiti and in the Caribbean. Description of Erzulie; Three emanations of Erzulie; Rituals associated with Erzulie; Historians' depiction of the femininity of Erzulie.


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