"Divine Horsemen is the result of vast fieldwork and personal research in Haiti, and its findings are well and systematically drawn up at considerable length."
-- London Times Literary Supplement
"There are lessons to be learned about Voodoo the way Maya Deren makes you know about it."
-- Village Voice
"Generally considered the best book ever done on Voudoun mythology."
-- New York Post
"More than thirty years have elapsed since Deren completed her filming, her audio recording, and her monumental ethnography of Haitian Voudoun. But her work ... continues to move and inform."
-- Journal for the Society of Ethnomusicology