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Small Axe (2002) 6 (2): 209–211.
Published: 01 September 2002
...Paula Aymer Small Axe Incorporated 2002 Exposing Caribbean Tourism Paula Aymer Sun, Sex, and Gold: Tourism and Sex Work in the Caribbean, Kamala Kempadoo, ed. Lanham, Md.: Rowman and Littlefi eld, 1999. ISBN 0-847-69517-4. he black body in its varied shades of blackness...
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Small Axe (2018) 22 (3 (57)): 90–104.
Published: 01 November 2018
... images and policy discourses of Caribbean tourism. This retheorization contributes to the development of interdisciplinary international debates on tourism promotion, inequality, and policy decision making. While geopolitics and tourism studies have largely tended to remain distinct areas of research...
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Small Axe (2008) 12 (1): 157–168.
Published: 01 February 2008
...Richard J. Powell In response to Krista A. Thompson's An Eye for the Tropics: Tourism, Photography, and Framing the Caribbean Picturesque (2006), this essay considers the notion of a tourism generated tropical image, but informed and colored as well by local self-conceptions. From probing...
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Small Axe (2002) 6 (2): 212.
Published: 01 September 2002
... Small Axe Incorporated 2002 Exposing Caribbean Tourism Paula Aymer Sun, Sex, and Gold: Tourism and Sex Work in the Caribbean, Kamala Kempadoo, ed. Lanham, Md.: Rowman and Littlefi eld, 1999. ISBN 0-847-69517-4. he black body in its varied shades of blackness is a major site...
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Small Axe (2007) 11 (3): 16–33.
Published: 01 October 2007
... neoliberalism, it is important to recognize the unanticipated mutations in Caribbean spatialities that twenty-first century development is producing. It is my contention that the emergence of these highly (over)valued sites of intensive tourism development is part small axe 24 • October 2007 • p 16–33...
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Small Axe (2020) 24 (2 (62)): 187–196.
Published: 01 July 2020
... Caribbean tourism began in the late nineteenth century as an adjunct to the banana trade. It did not figure in planners’ calculations as being of key importance until after World War II. Critics question reliance on tourism because of the industry’s limited ability to promote local employment and enterprise...
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Small Axe (2018) 22 (3 (57)): 105–114.
Published: 01 November 2018
... mobility livelihoods market tourism Following emancipation, the anglophone Caribbean was cast, within published representation by notable travelers, as a place in crisis and as a place in flux. To illustrate, novelist Anthony Trollope’s clichéd take on the ruin of Jamaica, as precipitated...
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Small Axe (2008) 12 (1): 169–181.
Published: 01 February 2008
... and American corporations, and local white mercantile classes.1 The book maps what I describe as a “body of intentions” that animated the creation and cir- culation of these representations, the dream of the Caribbean that tourism interests attempted to conjure in the world...
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Small Axe (2015) 19 (2 (47)): 185–196.
Published: 01 July 2015
...-synchronous Cartographies: Frank Bowling's Map Paintings,” Small Axe , no. 41 (May 2013): 255–73; and Mimi Sheller, “Mobility History and Caribbean Tourism,” Mobility in History 6, no. 1 (2015): 143–49. 5 Kempadoo, “Timings, Canon, and Art History,” 168, 174. 6 Ibid., 172, 173. 7 Ibid...
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Small Axe (2011) 15 (2 (35)): 43–58.
Published: 01 July 2011
... dehumanization of sex tourism. These older white North American women reject white men’s bodies and their expecta- tions and seek out love/sex in the Caribbean with young black men. Rather than seeing their love/sex with young black men as the seduction and romance that they perform...
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Small Axe (2006) 10 (2): 80–96.
Published: 01 June 2006
... this. You are so excited. . . . You see yourself taking a walk on that beach, you see yourself meeting new people. . . . You see yourself eating some delicious, locally grown food. You see yourself, you see yourself.1 Caribbean writers and scholars have long exposed tourism s exploitation of Caribbean land...
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Small Axe (2008) 12 (1): 145–156.
Published: 01 February 2008
... protest against tourism’s demand for a picturesque and disciplined “native” population. Additionally, she celebrates the provocative work of contemporary Caribbean artists, who have worked to undo the coercive power of a still dominant visual regime of the tropicalized picturesque...
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Small Axe (2008) 12 (1): 77–92.
Published: 01 February 2008
..., the industries Antigua has developed—service and tourism— are based on the fact that “[Antiguans] have made the degradation and humiliation of their daily lives into their own tourist attraction.”3 Bonham Richardson, a scholar of Caribbean geography, blames the Antiguan government...
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Small Axe (2020) 24 (2 (62)): 133–146.
Published: 01 July 2020
... and reveal not only the ravages of climate change but also the dispossession hastened by “development” in so-called postco-lonial Caribbean societies, which unfortunately pushes tourism as the economic solution to any and all crises—a model that we know has never saved any Caribbean territory from poverty...
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Small Axe (2007) 11 (2): 119–137.
Published: 01 June 2007
...: The Curator’s Palette,” Small Axe no. 4 (September 1998), 65–83. 5. For a more detailed description of this “Caribbean picturesque” aesthetic, consult Krista Thompson,An Eye for the Tropics: Tourism, Photography, and Framing the Caribbean Picturesque (Durham: Duke University Press, 2006...
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Small Axe (2018) 22 (2 (56)): 128–143.
Published: 01 July 2018
...). 22 Kamala Kempadoo, Sexing the Caribbean: Gender, Race, and Sexual Labor (London: Routledge, 2004); Denise Brennan, What’s Love Got to Do With It? Transnational Desires and Sex Tourism in the Dominican Republic (Durham, NC: Duke University Press, 2004). 23 James “Wally” Brewster, quoted...
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Small Axe (2022) 26 (1 (67)): 69–84.
Published: 01 March 2022
... through its archival system and selective memory commodification. leanna.thomas@unb.ca Copyright © 2022 by Small Axe, Inc. 2022 colonial archives francophone literature French Caribbean history memory Daniel Maximin In 2020 and 2021, protestors and activists in many parts...
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Small Axe (2008) 12 (1): 133–144.
Published: 01 February 2008
...: Tourism, Photography, and Framing the Caribbean Picturesque by Krista A. Thompson Solving Caribbean Mysteries: Art, Embodiment and an Eye for the Tropics Leon Wainwright Ab s t r a c t : This article discusses various perspectives on image-making in the Anglophone...
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Small Axe (2021) 25 (2 (65)): 69–82.
Published: 01 July 2021
... by their younger generation. white minority settlement cultural continuity change US Virgin Islands The white ethnic minority has occupied two opposite layers of Caribbean society, either as leaders of colonialism or as working-class people. Between these extremes is the biological and sociological...
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Small Axe (2008) 12 (1): 182–184.
Published: 01 February 2008
... Gregory Strachan teaches English at The College of The Bahamas. He is the author of the novel, God’s Angry Babies (1997) and of the scholarly work, Paradise and Plantation: Tourism and Culture in the Anglophone Caribbean (2002). His poetry has been published in The Caribbean Writerand Poui...