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Haiti - Art and Holidays
Medalia Art, a group of art lovers who have collected Haitian works for 20 years, takes a look at the world of the arts in Haiti. Although this nation has gone through great turmoil, the artists have been able to produce beautiful, often thought provoking works. Also, annual holidays celebrated in Haiti are listed.
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Summer Institute of Linguistics, Inc.
Ethnologue Language Archive was begun in 1971 by the Summer Institute of Linguistics, Inc., at the University of Oklahoma, was continued at Cornell University. It is a catalogue of more than 6,700 languages spoken in 228 countries. The Ethnologue Name Index lists over 39,000 language names, dialect names, and alternate names. For these reasons it matches perfectly with our information standards.
UNESCO - The Centre for World Heritage
World Heritage is the designation for places on earth that are of outstanding universal value to humanity and as such, have been inscribed on the World Heritage List to be protected for future generations to appreciate and enjoy. The Centre for World Heritage is part of UNESCO, the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization.
World Wide Holiday and Festival Site
Produced by Brian Prescott-Decie, the World Wide Holiday and Festival Site provides a list of holidays celebrated in countries from around the world.
Haitian Holidays
Escape Artist
Escape Artist is a site created to support the book Escape From America by Roger Gallo which promote the philosophy deterritorialization. This states that global interdependence is tearing down traditional state structures and borders. With this as its underlying assumption, the book seeks to offer advice to those wishing to take advantages of the opportunities inherent in the emerging global system. Thus, Escape Artist seeks to familiarize the viewer with various countries around the world.
Haiti -Whose Art is Like No Other's