Radio Haiti, vibrant champion of the Kreyòl-speaking ‘outside people’

A painting by Maxan Jean-Louis depicting the aftermath of the assassination of Jean Dominique. (Photo courtesy of Radio Haiti Papers, David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Duke University)

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Jean Dominique on his return from exile to Haiti in 1986 (Photo courtesy of Radio Haiti Papers, David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Duke University)
Michèle Montas and Laura Wagner
Michèle Montas and Jean Dominique, 1983 (Photo courtesy of Radio Haiti Papers, David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Duke University)
Photo courtesy of Radio Haiti Papers, David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Duke University
Gouverneurs de la Rosée performers and others at Radio Haiti (Photo courtesy of Radio Haiti Papers, David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Duke University)
A sign in Kreyòl urging Haitians to vote in the constitutional referendum of 1987. (Photo courtesy of Radio Haiti Papers, David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Duke University)
Jean Dominique (Photo courtesy of Radio Haiti Papers, David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Duke University)
A small part of Radio Haiti’s archives before they were digitized. (Photo courtesy of Radio Haiti Papers, David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Duke University)

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A podcast about languages and the people who speak them. Co-hosted by @patricox and @kbpillay. Twitter: @lingopod