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1 Antonio Benitez-Rojo, The Repeating Island, translated by James E. Maraniss (Durham, N.C.: Duke University Press, 1996), 303.
2 Homi Bhabha, The Location of Culture (New York: Routledge, 1991), 1.
3 Spencer J. Palmer and Roger R. Keller, Religions of the World: A Latter-day Saint View (Provo, Utah: Scholarly Publications, BYU, 1990), 225.
5 Elizabeth VanDenBerghe, "Beginnings: A Church of One," Ensign, March 1991, 37.
6 "Haitian Mission Chronology," in Haitian Mission Site, retrieved June 29, 1999, from http://www.greatbasin.net/~networth/haiti/misshist/htm.
7 Ibid.
8 "Late-Breaking News," Haiti Mission Site, retrieved June 29, 1999, from http://www.greatbasin.net/~networth/hait/latesthtm. By the end of 2003, a second stake was created in Port-au-Prince and total LDS membership in Haiti had passed 10,000.
9 Sister Miller, wife of Donald Miller, the mission president, interviewed November 10, 1998,
10 Marcel ("Papa") Wah, interviewed September 19, 1998, en route to Leogane, Port-au-Prince, Haiti.
11 Montina Michelet, interviewed September 30, 1998, Petionville, Haiti.
12 Ibid., October 2, 1998.
13 Name withheld (daughter-in-law of the owner of Ife Guesthouse), interviewed October 25, 1998, Petionville, Haiti.
14 Simone de Beauvoir, The Second Sex, translated by E. M. Parshley (New York: Vintage, 1973), 301.
Judith Butler, Gender Trouble (New York: Routledge, 1990);
Helene Cixous, "The Laugh of the Medusa," in Feminisms, edited by Robyn R. Warhol and Diane Price Herndl (New Brunswick, N.J.: Rutgers University Press, 1997), 347-62;
Luce Irigaray, Speculum of the Other Woman, translated by Gillian C. Gill (Ithaca, N.Y.: Cornell University Press, 1985);
Julia Kristeva, "Women’s Time," Feminisms, 860-79;
Toril Moi, Sexual/Textual Politics (London: Routledge, 1985);
Michel Foucault, "Technologies of the Self," in Technologies of the Self: A Seminar with Michel Foucault, edited by L H. Martin et al. (Amherst: University of Massachusetts Press, 1988), 16-49.
15 Mary Strine, Beverly Long, and Mary Hopkins, "Research in Interpretation and Performance Studies: Trends, Issues, Priorities," Speech Communication: Essays to Commemorate the Seventy-Fifth Anniversary of the Speech Communication Association, edited by Gerald Phillips and Julia Wood (Carbondale: Southern Illinois University Press, 1990), 183.
16 Marvin Carlson, Performance: A Critical Introduction (New York: Routledge, 1996), 49.
17 Claude Lévi-Strauss, The Savage Mind (Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1966), 17.
18 Contrast Karel Dobbelaere, "bricolage," and Hugo Meynell, "syncretism," Encyclopedia of Religion and Society, edited by William H. Swatos (Walnut Creek, Calif.: AltaMira Press, 1998), 62-63, 506.
19 Andre Pierre, interviewed at his home, Croix-des-Missions, Haiti, August 23, 1997.
20 Jennifer Huss Basquiat, "Between Eternal Truth and Local Culture: Performing Mormonism in Haiti" (Ph.D. diss., Claremont Graduate School, January 2001).
21 Carol A. B. Warren, "Ethnography," in Encyclopedia of Sociology, edited by Edgar F. Borgatta and Rhonda J. V. Montgomery, 2d ed. (New York: Macmillan Reference USA, 2000), 852-56, esp. p. 855.
22 Paul Bohannan and Dirk van der Elst, Asking and Listening: Ethnography as Personal Adaptation (Prospect Heights, Ill.: Waveland Press, 1998), 26.
23 M. Jackson, Paths Toward a Clearing: Radical Empiricism and Ethnographic Inquiry (Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 1989), 184.
24 Alex Lamoricie, interviewed November 19, 1998, lfe Guesthouse, Petionville, Haiti.
25 Alex Lamoricie, interviewed November 16, 1998, lfe Guesthouse, Petionville, Haiti.
26 Elder Vigliotti, interviewed at the mission office, Port-au-Prince, Haiti, October 27, 1998.
27 Sacrament meeting notes, September 20, 1998, Petionville Ward.
28 Lamoriciere, interviewed November 19, 1998.
29 Michelet, interviewed October 2, 1998, Ife Guesthouse, Petionville, Haiti.
30 Neal (last name withheld), interviewed November 28, 1998, Moulin sur Mer, Haiti.
31 Andrise (last name withheld), interviewed November 1, 1998, after sacrament meeting at the Petionville Ward.
32 Barbara Myerhoff, Number Our Days (New York: Simon and Schuster, 1978), 10.
34 President Donald Miller, interviewed October 21, 1998, mission office, Port-au-Prince, Haiti.
35 Michelet, interviewed October 14, 1998.
36 "Sacrament Meeting Notes," September 1 -December 1, 1998, Petionville Ward.
37 Myerhoff, Number Our Days, 32.
38 Ibid., 150.
39 "Fast and Testimony Meeting Notes," November 1, 1998, Petionville Ward. The following reports of testimonies are from these notes.
40 "Soirée de Famille Notes," November 1998, Petionville Ward.
41 Ibid., November 10, 1998.
42 Ibid., November 24, 1998.
43 Myerhoff, Number Our Days, 185.
44 Montina Michelet, interviewed October 4, 1998,
45 Ibid.
46 Elder Christensen, interviewed September 27, 1998, mission office, Port-au-Prince.
47 Montina Michelet, interviewed October 7, 1998, Ife Guesthouse, Petionville, Haiti.
48 Ibid.
49 Name withheld, interviewed October 25, 1998, Petionville Ward.
50 Elder Vigliotti, interviewed September 27, 1998.
51 President Donald Miller, interviewed October 21, 1998, mission office, Port-au-Prince, Haiti.
52 September-December 1998
53 Michel Laguer re, "The Place of Voodoo in the Social Structure of Haiti," Caribbean Quarterly 19, no. 2 (1973): 38.
54 Leslie Desmangles, The Faces of the Gods: Vodou and Roman Catholicism in Haiti (Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 1992), 52.
55 Laennec Hurbon, Dieu dans le Vaudou Haiden (Port-au-Prince, Haiti: Editions Henri Deschamps, 1987), 21.
A. Slosage, A la Recherche d’une Pastorale Haitienne (Port-au Prince, Haiti: Imprimerie d’Etat, 1967);
J. M. Salgado, Le Culte Africain du Vodou et les Baptistes en Haiti (Rome: Université Pontificale de Propaganda Fide, 1963),
C. E. Peters, La Croix contre l’Asson (Port-au-Prince, Haiti: Imprimerie Telhomme, 1960).
56 Doris Chernik, "Introduction to the Republic of Haiti," in Orphans International Haiti, copyright 2001, revised February 20, 2004, retrieved February 28, 2004, from http://www.internationalorphans.org/Haiti-republic.
57 Jean-Claude Duvalier (Baby Doc) until 1986 but was formalized by inclusion in the Haitian Constitution in 1987.
58 Carol J. Williams, "Haitians Hail the ’President of Voodoo,’" Los Angeles Times, August 3, 2003, A1.
59 According to ’ Haiti," Cumorah Project International LDS Database, retrieved February 28, 2004, from http://www.cumorah.com/cgi-bin/db.cgi?view_records=View%2Brecords&LCountry=Haiti,
"Second Haitian Stake Organized," Haiti Port-au-Prince Mission News, retrieved February 28, 2004, from http://www.mission.net/haiti/port-au-prince/news.
60 Donald Miller, interviewed October 21, 1998.
61 Palmer and Keller, Religions of the World, 222.
62 Sam Penrod, "LDS Missionaries Pulled Out of Haiti" in KSLcom News on Demand, February 23, 2004, retrieved February 28, 2004, from http://tv.ksl.com/index.php?sid=76882&Lnid=5<Sltemplate.
63 Palmer and Keller, Religions of the World, 10.
64 Elder Christensen, interviewed September 27, 1998.
65 Miller, interviewed, October 21, 1998.
67 Michelet, interviewed October 2, 1998.

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