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Radical History Review (1 January 1983) 1983 (27): 110–120.
Published: 01 January 1983
...Sidney W. Mintz 1983 Caribbean Marketplaces and Caribbean History Sidney W. Mintz Almost from the moment of its conquest by the Europeans, the Caribbean region has revealed in its development a deep division, reflecting the...
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Radical History Review (1 May 1992) 1992 (53): 5–11.
Published: 01 May 1992
...Patricia Seed 1992 On Caribbean Shores: Problems of Writing History of the First Contact Patricia Seed As the date approaches to commemorate Columbus’s first landing on Caribbean shores, we remember the start of a new...
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Radical History Review (1 October 2017) 2017 (129): 9–33.
Published: 01 October 2017
...Julio Capó, Jr. Miami is a relatively “new” urban space that has historically been shaped by the Caribbean. By the 1920s, the tentacles of US imperialism ensured that racialized sex tourism in Cuba and the Bahamas—particularly the former—became central to Miami's own success. This essay reveals how...
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Radical History Review (1 October 2003) 2003 (87): 49–77.
Published: 01 October 2003
...Ifeoma C. K. Nwankwo 2003 by MARHO: The Radical Historians' Organization,Inc. 2003 04-Nwankwo 9/16/03 12:26 PM Page 49 Insider and Outsider, Black and American: Rethinking Zora Neale Hurston’s Caribbean Ethnography Ifeoma C. K...
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Radical History Review (1 May 2004) 2004 (89): 165–184.
Published: 01 May 2004
...Aisha Khan 2004 by MARHO: The Radical Historians' Organization,Inc. 2004 RHR_89_11Khan.qxd 5/10/04 11:34 AM Page 165 Sacred Subversions? Syncretic Creoles, the Indo-Caribbean, and “Culture’s In-between” Aisha Khan...
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Radical History Review (1 January 2013) 2013 (115): 115–141.
Published: 01 January 2013
... to an ad hoc refugee camp to an institutionalized immigration detention center, or more precisely a jail. This site's transformation underscores a Cold War shift from fear of a Caribbean-based nuclear attack to fear of an invasion of undocumented and undesirable Caribbean migrants. In addition, this...
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Radical History Review (1 January 2017) 2017 (127): 39–61.
Published: 01 January 2017
...David Roth Singerman Across the late-nineteenth-century Caribbean, sugar plantations were replaced by centralized industrial factories filled with sophisticated machines. Contemporary observers and later historians have credited those factories and machines with producing sugar of unprecedented...
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Radical History Review (1 May 2018) 2018 (131): 105–125.
Published: 01 May 2018
... that their responses rested on ideas about regionalism. By damming for local flood hazards, they recognized their failure to mobilize plantation agriculture which had provided an economic base for the rest of the (British) Caribbean. At the same time, their ideas about the formation of a regional...
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Radical History Review (1 May 2018) 2018 (131): 211–218.
Published: 01 May 2018
...Vijay Prashad Is it possible to imagine a project to mitigate climate change that does not at the same time engage with the destructive impact that capitalist social relations have had on the natural and human worlds? Islands disappear into the South Seas as islands in the Caribbean are thrashed by...
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Radical History Review (1 October 2018) 2018 (132): 181–186.
Published: 01 October 2018
...Ian Bourland Abstract This article examines one photograph by British photographer Vanley Burke. It makes methodological claims about the use of individual photographs as archival evidence. More broadly, it considers Burke’s documentation of Caribbean sound systems in urban England during the 1970s...
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Radical History Review (1 January 2009) 2009 (103): 188–202.
Published: 01 January 2009
... which they and other progressives of African, Asian, and Caribbean descent in the United Kingdom claimed the political and cultural position “black.” The essay's second section considers the representation of blackness in three exhibitions from 1997 to 2007 at the Charles H. Wright Museum of African...
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Radical History Review (1 January 2009) 2009 (103): 203–213.
Published: 01 January 2009
... new “margins” and “centers.” With reference to visual examples, it recognizes attempts among artists and curators in Britain and the Anglophone Caribbean to dismantle and disavow the hegemonic use of race and the diaspora concept as founding categories of art historiography and of public memory...
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Radical History Review (1 May 2009) 2009 (104): 103–125.
Published: 01 May 2009
... migrants streamed into postwar England, they instigated enduring tensions around issues of citizenship, housing, and employment, which irrevocably altered the makeup of the nation in the process. Mostly poor workers from Ireland, the Caribbean and South Asia, these migrants were welcomed bluntly with signs...
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Radical History Review (1 January 2013) 2013 (115): 11–25.
Published: 01 January 2013
... outside academia, discuss their work and reflect on the importance as well as the challenges of practicing politically engaged history in light of the distorted views of the past that many in the United States share about Latin America and the Caribbean. © 2013 by MARHO: The Radical Historians...
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Radical History Review (1 January 2013) 2013 (115): 91–114.
Published: 01 January 2013
...Peter James Hudson This essay examines the expansion of the National City Bank of New York into Haiti between the years 1909 and 1922 to demonstrate that, while National City's interest in Haiti often overlapped with the US State Department's strategic goals for the Caribbean region, this interest...
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Radical History Review (1 January 2013) 2013 (115): 142–168.
Published: 01 January 2013
... Guantánamo, including the US state's near absolute exclusion of Haitian refugees, the legacy of antiblack and anti-Haitian racism, the discourses of disease that were linked to Haitian bodies, and the history of US (neo)imperial interests in the Caribbean. Its analysis centers on legal discourses and key...
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Radical History Review (1 January 2013) 2013 (115): 184–193.
Published: 01 January 2013
...Jerry Philogene “Meditations on Traveling Diasporically: Jean-Ulrick Désert and Negerhosen2000 ” examines Negerhosen2000 , the complex multivisual performance project by Haitian-born artist Jean-Ulrick Désert. Jerry Philogene argues that Désert's transplanted Caribbean flaneur is an emblematic...
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Radical History Review (1 January 2013) 2013 (115): 203–211.
Published: 01 January 2013
... Murderers among Us: History of Repression and Rebellion in Haiti under Dr. François Duvalier, 1962 – 1971 (2011); Peter Hallward's Damming the Flood: Haiti and the Politics of Containment (2010); Philippe Zacaïr's Haiti and the Haitian Diaspora in the Wider Caribbean (2011); and Haïti-Haitii? Philosophical...
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Radical History Review (1 May 2017) 2017 (128): 27–35.
Published: 01 May 2017
... Non-Hispanic Caribbean , the reviewer's own Puerto Rico 1898: The War After the War , Luis Ferrao's Pedro Albizu Campos y el Nacionalismo Puertorriqueño , Carlos Pabón's La nación postmortem , and Gervasio Luis García's Historia Bajo Sospecha . A resilient society and an absent state mark the five...
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Radical History Review (1 January 2009) 2009 (103): 163–174.
Published: 01 January 2009
... American with one set of grandparents from the Caribbean raised to be conscious of the contributions of black immigrants to the United States, I find these new models to be particularly resonant. They offer an opportunity to refashion perspectives that center the students’ experiences and identities...