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June 5, 2020

Dear Community Members,

The Haitian American Museum of Chicago (HAMOC) stands with the Black community here in

Chicago, the United States, Haiti and around the world. To the thousands of people who have

marched and will continue to march in the name of George Floyd and al...

June 4, 2020

Dear Community Members,

Please join us today in welcoming Carlos Bossard as the new Executive Director of the Haitian

American Museum of Chicago (HAMOC). He joined the team in February 2019 as the Collection

Specialist and will continue his work as HAMOC’s next leader. Si...

June 3, 2020

In his 2015 book “The Island of Memes: Haiti’s Unfinished Revolution,” Dr. Wade W.

Nobles brings the original meaning of “memes” to the forefront in the context of the world’s

only successful slave insurrection. As Nobles, a professor emeritus at San Francisco State

Unive...