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Qui Parle (2018) 27 (1): 21–46.
Published: 01 June 2018
... Diaspora? ” Small Axe 13 , no. 2 ( 2009 ): 26 – 38 . Walmsley Anne . The Caribbean Artists Movement, 1966–1972: A Literary and Cultural History . London : New Beacon , 1992 . Yancy George , and Gilroy Paul . “ What ‘Black Lives’ Means in Britain .” The Stone , October...
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Qui Parle (2019) 28 (2): 405–417.
Published: 01 December 2019
... on distinct methodological resources, which rarely intersect. This division further perpetuates the racial categories built in the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries. Fully understanding the diverse cultural backgrounds forced into contact in the Caribbean and the implications on the people living...
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Qui Parle (2010) 18 (2): 291–307.
Published: 01 December 2010
... city must be central to any account of trauma and its relation to time. My concern here will be with the trauma of the Middle Passage and the wake that goes by the name Caribbean, engaging both in the work of Édouard Glissant. His work begins with the Présence Africaine...
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Qui Parle (2004) 14 (2): 15–56.
Published: 01 December 2004
... conflicting cultural, political, and even artistic forms. Significantly, Africa has become the epicenter of debates regarding this rather millenarian process. Any general statement about a con- tinent of some billion people will invariably entail omission and distortion...
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Qui Parle (2017) 26 (1): 219–229.
Published: 01 June 2017
... States the Afro-Caribbean religion Santería summons images of witchcraft, animal sacrifice, and ritual possession, all enveloped in an exotic sheen. Santería, like other racialized religions and spiritual practices, is often neglected by the theological and theoretical engagements embedded in “world...
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Qui Parle (2018) 27 (2): 355–430.
Published: 01 December 2018
..., but that it is an idea that can only be given assent according to the secret forms or codes that follow from it. Hall could not be more categorical. The fact that Caribbean cultural politics gathers these different attributes suggests to me that “Africa” has no signified that could be represented in however secret...
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Qui Parle (2019) 28 (2): 281–306.
Published: 01 December 2019
..., material substance and crafted work, nature and culture or even nature-culture. Thought as connective tissue, memory unfolds as something held in objects, bodies, places, and senses and something that interweaves disparate histories, geographies, identities, and entities. The Cambridge French-English...
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Qui Parle (2011) 20 (1): 301–304.
Published: 01 June 2011
... of the chaoïd series at French publisher Verdier. maritza stanchich is an associate professor of English at the College of Humanities, University of Puerto Rico, Río Piedras, where she teaches US, Caribbean, and US Latina/o literatures and has published scholarship on William...
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Qui Parle (2017) 26 (2): 535–552.
Published: 01 December 2017
... to the Americas outside this framework, see Look Lai , Indentured Labor, Caribbean Sugar ; Seijas , Asian Slaves in Colonial Mexico ; Tchen , New York before Chinatown ; and Young , Alien Nation . 10. Seijas , Asian Slaves in Colonial Mexico . Thank you to Evyn Lê Espiritu and Rachel Lim...
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Qui Parle (2019) 28 (2): 241–280.
Published: 01 December 2019
... the modern consolidation of a concept of race in late eighteenth-century Germany, historians of IOW slavery confront an idea of blackness that precedes race—in other words, a nonracial blackness translated across time and space. 27 The “Western cultural construction of racial identity associated...
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Qui Parle (2011) 20 (1): 153–167.
Published: 01 June 2011
... case, Anglophone literature from Africa or the Caribbean, India and Australia, had not yet become a full-fl edged “fi eld.” Today, trying to “cover” all three areas, we cover none satisfactorily. Indeed, such coverage is no longer possible—or even desirable. Given the current reach...
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Qui Parle (2012) 21 (1): 71–83.
Published: 01 June 2012
... voce. Bologna: Il Mulino. 82 qui parle fall/winter 2012 vol.21, no.1 Brathwaite, Edward Kamau. 1984. History of the Voice: The Dvelop- ment of Nation Language in Anglophone Caribbean Poetry. Lon- don: New Beacon Books. Calvino, Italo. 1988. Under the Jaguar Sun...
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Qui Parle (2019) 28 (2): 335–352.
Published: 01 December 2019
... and the Caribbean , edited by Richardson Michael , translated by Richardson Michael and Fijalkowski Krzysztof , 134 – 46 . New York : Verso , 1996 . Cudjoe Selwyn . “ Jamaica Kincaid and the Modernist Project: An Interview .” Callaloo , no. 39 ( 1989 ): 396 – 411 . Danquah...
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Qui Parle (2016) 25 (1-2): 243–261.
Published: 01 December 2016
... of colonialism in Jamaica against the grain of authorial intention. He takes seriously Cliff ’s stat- ed aim, expressed in an essay on the status of the Caribbean writer, that Clare Savage’s tragic death at the end of No Telephone to Heaven performs “a reunifi cation with precolonial...
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Qui Parle (2019) 28 (2): 219–240.
Published: 01 December 2019
... to the practice of purchasing millions of human beings for profit, sport, and pleasure, some ended up in Europe and most in South America, chiefly Brazil. Some of those who landed in North America or the Caribbean made their way to England and some from there to continental Europe and even Australia and New...
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Qui Parle (2021) 30 (1): 185–207.
Published: 01 June 2021
... . “ One Love—Rhetoric or Reality?—Aspects of Afro-Jamaicanism ,” edited by King Audvil , Helps Althea , Wint Pam , and Hasfal Frank . Caribbean Studies 12 , no. 3 ( 1972 ): 64 – 97 . 19. Moten, In the Break . 18. Funambulist , “# DELEUZE /// Control...
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Qui Parle (2010) 18 (2): 121–146.
Published: 01 December 2010
...-wing Nicaraguan literary avant-gardists of the late 1920s and 1930s, intending by this focus to contribute to a broadening of the Latin American canon of literary scholarship that marginalized Central America and the Caribbean in favor of Mexico and parts of the Southern Cone. I had also just...
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Qui Parle (2013) 21 (2): 101–125.
Published: 01 December 2013
... Bruce LaBruce and an increasingly wide- spread fascination with zombies of all kinds, we track the signifi - cance of the recent “zombie renaissance” across a range of popular and academic cultural texts.2 As mindless fi gures introduced into Western consciousness by way of slavery, and possessing...
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Qui Parle (2011) 19 (2): 87–115.
Published: 01 December 2011
..., [or] green cultural studies.”4 Indeed, ecocriticism—to stay with the usual lumping term if only for convenience, even though I myself prefer “environmental criticism” for reasons that will shortly become clear—has a history both of strong position-taking by individual...
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Qui Parle (2010) 18 (2): 215–248.
Published: 01 December 2010
... of the ego by culture), only to fi nd the stereotype returning to haunt self-identity at its root—then it is reasonable to suppose that the stereotype, the one that returns to the ego its own mur- derous-shameful attachment, is in fact standing for a fear of disin- tegration...