American Street

American Street

by

Ibi Zoboi

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Lwa

Lwas are Vodou spirit guides. Fabiola describes them as being akin to Catholic saints. read analysis of Lwa

Vodou

Vodou is the religion that Fabiola practices. It’s a religion unique to Haiti that draws on elements from Roman Catholicism and traditional African Yoruba practices. Practitioners pray to lwas, or spirits, for guidance and… read analysis of Vodou