HSG News Archives

  • ghetto-biennale

    Ghetto Biennale Catalogue Launch

    The Ghetto Biennale is a cross-cultural arts festival held in two adjacent informal neighbourhoods in Port-au-Prince. This illustrated catalogue documents…

  • Mission Accomplished? UN Blamed for Cholera in Haiti

    Significant outbreaks of cholera had never been recorded in Haiti before 2010. But then UN peacekeepers dumped raw sewage into…

  • massacre

    80 Years On: Revisiting the Massacre

    This article originally appeared on NPR on October 7, 2017. The piece was written by Marlon Bishop and Tatiana Fernández. You…

  • revolution

    Fighting for Freedom

    The Haitian Revolution (1791-1804) heralded the beginning of the end of slavery in the Western Hemisphere, and the overthrow of…

  • Puerto-Rico

    Puerto Rico Needs Help, But Not Like Haiti

    FÈ ATENSYON. Haiti 2010 is not the intervention model you want for Puerto Rico. Last month, hurricanes Irma and Maria…

  • Nicholls

    The David Nicholls Memorial Trust Annual Lecture

    The David Nicholls Memorial Trust Annual Lecture: ‘New’ Governors of the Dew – Professor Andrew Leak, University College London The…

  • aside

    Haiti Will Not Perish – Panel & Screening

    From Waterstones website. Original piece and tickets here. The world’s first independent black republic, Haiti was forged in the fire of…

  • GoFundMe

    Celebrating 25 Years of the Haiti Support Group!

  • Akala

    Akala Presents: Legacies of the Haitian Revolution

    Black Studies at Birmingham City University to host the latest Malcolm X Study Circle in collaboration with the Harambee Organisation of…

  • reconciliation

    80 Years Onwards: the Haitian /Dominican Border