The Serpent and the Rainbow - Wade Davis  The book that started it all for me. Zombies! Haiti! Sociology! I blame Wade Davis for my student loans.

The Serpent and the Rainbow - Wade Davis The book that started it all for me. Zombies! Haiti! Sociology! I blame Wade Davis for my student loans.

Clairvius Narcisse: The Real-life Vodou Zombie of Haiti

Clairvius Narcisse: The Real-life Vodou Zombie of Haiti

Zombie.  From African lore, the word is from the Congolese zumbi, zombi, which means "fetish" or "enslaved spirit".  The legend came to Haiti and then America with the slaves.  Haitian zombies are living but often have brain damage due to being buried alive.  They are often used as slaves.

Zombie. From African lore, the word is from the Congolese zumbi, zombi, which means "fetish" or "enslaved spirit". The legend came to Haiti and then America with the slaves. Haitian zombies are living but often have brain damage due to being buried alive. They are often used as slaves.

Zombie Curse: A Doctor's 25-year Journey into the Heart of the AIDS Epidemic in Haiti

Zombie Curse: A Doctor's 25-year Journey into the Heart of the AIDS Epidemic in Haiti

He does also ensure that all corpses rot in the ground to stop any soul from being brought back as a brainless zombie. What he demands in return depends on his mood. Sometimes he is content with his followers wearing black, white or purple clothes or using sacred objects; he may simply ask for a small gift of cigars, rum, black coffee, grilled peanuts or bread. But sometimes the Baron requires a voodoo ceremony to help him cross over into this world.

He does also ensure that all corpses rot in the ground to stop any soul from being brought back as a brainless zombie. What he demands in return depends on his mood. Sometimes he is content with his followers wearing black, white or purple clothes or using sacred objects; he may simply ask for a small gift of cigars, rum, black coffee, grilled peanuts or bread. But sometimes the Baron requires a voodoo ceremony to help him cross over into this world.

Baron Semedi - Haiti Voodoo myth. He ensures all corpses rot in the ground to stop any soul from being brought back as a brainless zombie. What he demands in return depends on his mood. Sometimes he is content with his followers wearing black, white or purple clothes or using sacred objects; he may simply ask for a small gift of cigars, rum

Baron Semedi - Haiti Voodoo myth. He ensures all corpses rot in the ground to stop any soul from being brought back as a brainless zombie. What he demands in return depends on his mood. Sometimes he is content with his followers wearing black, white or purple clothes or using sacred objects; he may simply ask for a small gift of cigars, rum

A young Wade Davis talks to the CBC about his ethnobotanical research into Zombies in Haiti

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A young Wade Davis talks to the CBC about his ethnobotanical research into Zombies in Haiti

Undead Uprising: Haiti, Horror and the Zombie Complex

Undead Uprising: Haiti, Horror and the Zombie Complex (Paperback)

Undead Uprising: Haiti, Horror and the Zombie Complex

Smashed soda can face - embellished with acrylic paint and puffy paint

Smashed soda can face - embellished with acrylic paint and puffy paint

Haitian Zombies | It is impossible to talk about Haiti and do not affect such fashionable topics as zombies. If only because it is the only country in the world where the penal code there is an article prohibited from engaging zombies.

Haitian Zombies | It is impossible to talk about Haiti and do not affect such fashionable topics as zombies. If only because it is the only country in the world where the penal code there is an article prohibited from engaging zombies.

White Zombie, 1932. Dir. Victor Halperin. ¿Primera peli de zombis?. Ambientada en Haití, los zombis hacen trabajo esclavo en el ingenio azucarero. Bela Lugosi en el papel de patrón y pérfido bokor.

White Zombie, 1932. Dir. Victor Halperin. ¿Primera peli de zombis?. Ambientada en Haití, los zombis hacen trabajo esclavo en el ingenio azucarero. Bela Lugosi en el papel de patrón y pérfido bokor.

Zombies reales en Haití brujería vudú - Tarot del Amor

Zombies reales en Haití brujería vudú - Tarot del Amor

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