Colonisation in Reverse: Jean-Léon Destiné – Exhibition Catalogue (Print)
Jean-Léon Destiné (1918 – 2013) is known for his choreography that addresses Haiti’s history of resistance against colonialism and slavery. This publication complements and expands upon the exhibition Colonisation in Reverse: Jean-Léon Destiné with contributions from Pawlet Brookes, Valerie J Rochon and Thomas Prestø, alongside photographs and archival materials that bring Destiné’s rich and colourful career to life.
An Encounter with Choreographer and Performer Jean-Léon Destiné – Valerie J Rochon
Assuming The Centrality Of Your Own Cosmos – Thomas Prestø
The catalogue also includes a preface from Pawlet Brookes, Destiné’s choreographic timeline, a glossary of terms.