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Small Axe (2015) 19 (1 (46)): 37–54.
Published: 01 March 2015
...Victoria J. Collis-Buthelezi Part of the larger book project “Empire, Nation, Diaspora: Cape Town and Constituting a Black Archive,” this essay explores two Caribbean intellectuals, Eric Walrond and Henry Sylvester Williams, who included the South African Cape in their mappings of the Caribbean in...
Small Axe (2007) 11 (1): 17–38.
Published: 01 February 2007
... openly racist apologia. The plans of Henry Sylvester Williams’ to hold a Pan-African conference in London in 1900 received extensive coverage in The Grenada People. When these developments are combined with European involvement in a number of events in Africa that cast whites in an unfavorable...
Small Axe (2009) 13 (1): 217–229.
Published: 01 March 2009
... American or Caribbean letters, the same has not happened substantially in intellectual and political traditions. Several Caribbean scholars (women and men) have an explicit self-definition in a black/ Caribbean/radical intellectual tradition, from Sylvester Williams to...
Small Axe (2011) 15 (2 (35)): 197–208.
Published: 01 July 2011
...- ionable mode of salutation for a month”—it is clear that we have here a reference to Henry Sylvester Williams, who organized the first Pan-African conference in London in 1901.7 At the same time, I cannot help but see as well a meditation on Thomas’s own well-publicized trip in the early 1870s, and...
Small Axe (2019) 23 (1 (58)): 1–16.
Published: 01 March 2019
... British government. See the closing remarks of this essay, and Marika Sherwood, Origins of Pan-Africanism: Henry Sylvester Williams, Africa, and the African Diaspora (New York: Routledge, 2011). On the fear of democracy in the empire, see Duncan Bell, The Idea of Greater Britain: Empire and the Future...
Small Axe (2013) 17 (1 (40)): 50–70.
Published: 01 March 2013
..., Origins of Pan-Africanism: Henry Sylvester Williams, Africa, and the African Diaspora (New York: Routledge, 2011), 317n53. See also Owen Charles Mathurin, Henry Sylvester Williams and the Origins of the Pan-African Movement, 1869–1911 (Westport, CT: Greenwood, 1976). 79 Killingray, “Rights, Land...
Small Axe (2008) 12 (1): 133–144.
Published: 01 February 2008
...- ing several column inches in the national press, emulating the success of artists such as Larry Mosca and Karen Sylvester whose canvases are the very paradigm of an orderly and verdant, tranquil tropics. A common practice is to “shoot nature” with a camera, and then to trace its...
Small Axe (2006) 10 (3): 54–69.
Published: 01 October 2006
... vernacular aesthetic. Emerging from London’s George Padmore and William Sylvester schools, institutions founded by black parents who felt the British school system was purposely undereducating and miseducating their children, the Lion Youth mas’ band transformed the masquerade...