About the Journal
Small Axe focuses on publishing critical work that examines the ideas that guided the formation of Caribbean modernities. It mainly includes scholarly articles, opinion essays, and interviews, but it also includes literary works of fiction and poetry, visual arts, and reviews.
David Scott, editor of Small Axe, won the 2016 Council of Editors of Learned Journals (CELJ) Distinguished Editor Award at MLA 2017.
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2016 CELJ Distinguished Editor Award
Congratulations to editor David Scott, winner of the 2016 Distinguished Editor Award, given to an editor who has had a major influence on the field of scholarship in which they publish.
Syllabi from Duke University Press
Staff-curated syllabi of incisive work on today's most critical issues. Check out the reading lists.