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Small Axe (2021) 25 (3 (66)): 186–198.
Published: 01 November 2021
... calls for more critical studies on what Haitians can teach us about the importance of hope in times of disaster, about the understanding of hope as a pervasive feeling. nclitandre@global.ucsb.edu Copyright © 2021 Small Axe, Inc. 2021 radical hope Haiti postearthquake life and death...
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Small Axe (2011) 15 (3 (36)): 164–172.
Published: 01 November 2011
... in the transformation of Haitian society. This idea of a “new” Haiti, which is rooted in nineteenth- and twentieth-century independence struggles and political and economic challenges, resounds in the current postearthquake era. © Small Axe, Inc. 2011 To the “Sons” of Dessalines and of Pétion: Radicalism...
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Small Axe (2017) 21 (2 (53)): 22–43.
Published: 01 July 2017
...Chelsey L. Kivland Since 2010, “Jerry” has become Haiti's most prominent graffiti artist. Dealing with the most sensitive issues of the day—disaster, insecurity, illiteracy, aid dependency, corruption, and poverty—he has canvassed Port-au-Prince and other cities with murals that invite compassion...
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Small Axe (2013) 17 (3 (42)): 227–243.
Published: 01 November 2013
... , for example, in an apparent review of the exhibition, printed only one image, not of the show, the event, or any of the artworks involved but of a street in one of Haiti's urban centers devastated by the earthquake. 46 The show's postearthquake context was acknowledged by its curator, Giscard Bouchotte...
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Small Axe (2011) 15 (3 (36)): 173–187.
Published: 01 November 2011
...  |  In the Presence of the Past: An Afterword on Red and Black in Haiti Haitians are enduring seems galaxies away from anything the country has ever experienced, the political slogans powerfully connect postearthquake Haiti with the past, by reminding us that a highly politicized population...
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Small Axe (2018) 22 (3 (57)): 140–150.
Published: 01 November 2018
... existing stereotypes about Haiti that people turn to by default because they are writ large in the public domain,” as Gina Ulysse instructs in Why Haiti Needs New Narratives: A Post-earthquake Chronicle . 4 Examples of postearthquake responses that operate against this logic, albeit in a quite...
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Small Axe (2014) 18 (1 (43)): 1–6.
Published: 01 March 2014
... movement and the man who was, for a time, its most prominent symbol. Still, reparations are connected to the crisis of occupation in postcoup and postearthquake Haiti, and the situation of Haitian migrant workers and their descendants in the Dominican Republic. Instrumentalizing ancestors as relevant...
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Small Axe (2013) 17 (3 (42)): 152–165.
Published: 01 November 2013
... on the Caribbean 2, no. 3 (1990): 11, 3, 4. 2 Ibid., 5. 3 On postearthquake representations, see Sibylle Fischer, “Haiti: Fantasies of Bare Life,” Small Axe , no. 23 (June 2007): 1–15; Elizabeth McAlister, “Soundscapes of Disaster and Humanitarianism: Survival Singing, Relief Telethons...
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Small Axe (2012) 16 (3 39): 188–198.
Published: 01 November 2012
...Rachel Douglas This review engages with fundamental questions regarding postcolonial canon formation and the marginalization of the Haitian Spiralist writers, the theory-centrism of postcolonial criticism, and “showing” versus “telling”—issues raised by Kaiama L. Glover's Haiti Unbound . Using...
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Small Axe (2013) 17 (3 (42)): 203–212.
Published: 01 November 2013
... the neoliberal program that has guided Haiti's economy from the late 1960s to the current postearthquake catastrophe of 2012. Trouillot himself points out that the neoliberalism that became the leitmotif of Jean-Claude Duvalier's Jean-Claudiste ideology was François Duvalier's own project: The economic basis...
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Small Axe (2014) 18 (3 (45)): 52–63.
Published: 01 November 2014
...Nadève Ménard French is usually referred to as an elite language in the context of Haiti. By contrast, Haitian Creole is acknowledged as the language of the people. In this essay, Nadève Ménard argues that it is crucial to move beyond this simplistic paradigm. While the Caribbean is generally...
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Small Axe (2015) 19 (3 (48)): 147–162.
Published: 01 November 2015
..., Denver, Colorado, 2010). See also Robert Munro, “Crowdsourcing and the Crisis-Affected Community: Lessons Learned and Looking Forward from Mission 4636,” Journal of Information Retrieval 16, no. 2 (2013): 210–66. 21 For a discussion on postearthquake intervention in Haiti and issues of “disaster...
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Small Axe (2012) 16 (1 (37)): 1–19.
Published: 01 March 2012
..., and the elegant gestures of a white supremacy that nevertheless demeans both its “negro girls” and its other black subjects. From the vantage point of postearthquake Port-au-Prince, Burckhardt’s Haiti could be taken up as a nostalgic swoon over the discovery of a lost archive of a lost city, of a postcard...
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Small Axe (2014) 18 (2 (44)): 123–140.
Published: 01 July 2014
... on the postearthquake lougawou rumors, see Alcimines, “The Loup-Garou Problem in Haiti,” Livejournal , 27 January 2010, alcimines.livejournal.com/146454.html ; Matthew Bigg and Joseph Guyler Delva, “Haiti Quakes Raises Fears of Child-Eating Spirits,” Reuters, 27 January 2010. For more on the Haitian earthquake...
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Small Axe (2013) 17 (1 (40)): 71–83.
Published: 01 March 2013
... region of Port Salut, the story seemed to exemplify the extent to which postearthquake Haiti is overrun by do-gooders who pose a danger to the body politic, but it also reinforced a connection between outside intervention and dishonor. 6 Matthew Russell Lee, editor of the Inner City Press , told...
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Small Axe (2013) 17 (2 (41)): 154–171.
Published: 01 July 2013
... by the international nongovernmental organization sector, or in the more extreme example of the remarkable admission by Prime Minister Max Bellerive in the postearthquake period, in response to allegations that Haiti had surrendered its sovereignty to the Interim Haiti Reconstruction Commission, that the Haitian...