Haitian Surrealist: Hector Hyppolite

Hector Hyppolite was born in Saint Marc in 1894 and was a third generation vodou priest. This houngan background would heavily influence his art and future fame, as “ethereal” and “otherworldly” are qualities we often attribute to surrealism....

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Haiti’s Incredible Biodiversity

During the current epidemic, I’m sure you’ve seen countless pieces centering around positivity. Aiming to uplift during a very heavy time, these were stories featuring miraculous recoveries and heartening statistics. One of these...

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Haitian Heroism: Healthcare

Healthcare workers have always been overworked and underappreciated, but with the current Covid-19 crisis, that is true now more than ever. Doctors, nurses and hospital staff all over the world are currently working...

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