Amy Wilentz is the author of The Rainy Season: Haiti Since Duvalier and Farewell, Fred Voodoo: A Letter From Haiti, which won the National Book Critics Circle award for memoir in 2013. Her novel, Martyrs’ Crossing, won the American Academy and Institute of Arts and Letters Rosenthal Award in 2001. She teaches in the literary journalism program at the University of California, Irvine.
After Goudou Goudou: Ordinary Lives in Port-au-Prince
Amy Wilentz on a new oral history of Port-au-Prince....
The Humiliation Machine
“The Way to the Spring” makes us understand that the creation of this kind of Palestinian despair is what the Israeli humiliation machine hopes to produce....
This Endanger'd Isle
Amy Wilentz on The Children Act ...
Where the Morning Went
This is autobiography at its most fragmented....
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