Cathedral of the

August Heat

By Pierre Clitandre

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Caribbean/Black Studies Travel

Translated from French by Bridget Jones

A richly coloured evocation of life in the slums of Port-au-Prince, using pidgin English to preserve the freshness of Creole speech rhythms.

"Recommended for general readers interested in the beauty of Haitian folklore and for students of Caribbean literature." CHOICE

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CATHEDRAL OF THE AUGUST HEAT

ISBN 0-930523-31-8 Pbk US $12.95 /UK 4.95

 

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