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Small Axe (2020) 24 (3 (63)): 218–227.
Published: 01 November 2020
... of this moment, which include the “absented presence” of black women radicals. The essay ends with a meditation on the stakes of such a project for black Canada and its often veiled (but no less insurgent) dread-historical contributions to the global 1968 and current struggles for liberation. © 2020 Small Axe...
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Small Axe (2020) 24 (3 (63)): 206–217.
Published: 01 November 2020
... to an understanding of black radicalism in Canada, the Caribbean, and the African diaspora, more broadly. This work decenters the United States as the nexus of Black Power, allowing readers to think about Canada as an understudied site of black radical organizing. While the congress viewed Black Nationalism...
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Small Axe (2014) 18 (1 (43)): 200–202.
Published: 01 March 2014
... at Vanderbilt University. His essays have appeared in Small Axe , Radical History Review , Race and Class , and Transition: An International Review , and he is currently completing a manuscript titled “Dark Finance: Wall Street and the West Indies, 1873–1933.” He is coediting “Black Canada,” a special issue...
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Small Axe (2022) 26 (1 (67)): 85–100.
Published: 01 March 2022
..., and in Black Like Who? he discusses the work of both Brand and Philip in relation to articulations of African diasporic memory. See Rinaldo Walcott, Black Like Who? Writing Black Canada (Toronto: Insomniac, 2003). 6 The emphasis on language(s) to articulate new imaginings and relationships to place...
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Small Axe (2015) 19 (2 (47)): 29–55.
Published: 01 July 2015
... and Archives Canada, accession number 1979–249 NPC, item 16744, MIKAN number 3615426) Rockhead's Paradise, was a prosperous, self-made Jamaican. 23 It is likely, too, that Caresser had lined up the CBC job ahead of time; such an arrangement would certainly have fast-tracked a black man's otherwise...
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Published: 01 November 2017
Figure 13. Dr. Walter Rodney at the Palisadoes International (Norman Manley International Airport) in October 1968, returning to Jamaica from a black writers conference in Canada. The government did not allow him to reenter the island. © 1968 The Gleaner Co. (Media) Ltd. More
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Small Axe (2022) 26 (1 (67)): 1–15.
Published: 01 March 2022
... poesía cubana de los ochenta en la obra poética de Soleida Ríos,” Literatura: Teoría, Historia, Crítica 17, no. 1 (2015): 263–95. 23 See Rinaldo Walcott, Black Like Who? Writing Black Canada (Toronto: Insomniac, 1997); M. NourbeSe Philip, Frontiers: Selected Essays on Writing and Culture...
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Small Axe (2017) 21 (3 (54)): 17–39.
Published: 01 November 2017
... Walcott, Black Like Who? Writing, Black, Canada (Toronto: Insomniac, 1997), 54. 61 Neither Chariandy nor Espinet offer simple celebrations of diaspora's desire to remember or nation's desire to forget. Espinet's description of Gainder's extraction from the family book highlights the willful...
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Small Axe (2020) 24 (2 (62)): 17–34.
Published: 01 July 2020
... Canada (1997; repr., Toronto: Insomniac, 2003), 73–88. 42 Derek Walcott, “LII (I heard them marching the leaf-wet roads of my head),” from Midsummer , in Collected Poems, 1948–1984 (London: Faber and Faber, 1986), 506; Brand, No Language Is Neutral , 34. 43 Brand, No Language...
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Small Axe (2015) 19 (3 (48)): 65–83.
Published: 01 November 2015
... for dub, I did so to stress that we should consider not simply ways dub poetry expands the geographical space of the black Atlantic but also how the black diasporic space of Canada has played a creative role in facilitating the differences we hear among the international sounds of dub poetry. Critics...
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Small Axe (2020) 24 (2 (62)): 187–196.
Published: 01 July 2020
... and John Riddell, Black Power in the Caribbean (New York: Pathfinder, 1972), 6–7; Oilfield Workers Trade Union, Trinidad, “OWTU History,” owtu.org/content/owtu-history (accessed 4 April 2020); and Baum, Banks of Canada, 96–97. 24 Baum, Banks of Canada, 59; see also 54–55. 25 Hudson...
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Small Axe (2013) 17 (2 (41)): 108–122.
Published: 01 July 2013
... Caribbean people. This struck me as odd, since my students were unlikely to refer to Canada's black population (the oldest segments of which date back to the seventeenth century) as “indigenous.” 49 Eventually, I realized that my students got this language from the materials that I gave them to read. I...
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Small Axe (2001) 5 (2): 60–65.
Published: 01 September 2001
... imperialism, and the African American struggle, on the heels of the assassination of Martin Luther King, was making the transition to its more militant Black Power form. ; ese worldly manifestations of liberation also found expression in Canada. ; roughout the sixties, the struggles of students...
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Small Axe (2022) 26 (1 (67)): 205–208.
Published: 01 March 2022
... work to function as a love letter of sorts to Black women.” Swaby was raised in Nassau, where she obtained her AA at the College of The Bahamas. She is a graduate of the Emily Carr University of Art + Design in Vancouver, Canada, and is currently an MFA candidate at OCAD University in Toronto. ...
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Small Axe (2020) 24 (3 (63)): 195–205.
Published: 01 November 2020
... man in Canada, [the congress] was a stimulating and edifying experience. His only hope now lies in a new era of black militance and a new humanism” (235). Despite his efforts to interview as many of the participants as possible and to track down the archival traces of the conference, Austin admits...
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Small Axe (2011) 15 (2 (35)): 59–77.
Published: 01 July 2011
...). 16 The rendering of the Caribbean in Canada as uniformly of African heritage is fairly pervasive; up to 2001 even the Canadian Census made it impossible for anyone from the Caribbean to be anything other than “Black.” This is also the case in other sites; see, for example, Steven...
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Small Axe (2002) 6 (2): 49–71.
Published: 01 September 2002
... will hold, but Jamaica is like . . . well, Africa is like my grandmother, Jamaica is like my mother, and Canada is like my spouse. . at is the only way I can explain it. It can’t be a confl ict. Lillian Allen Oh God, I miss them. When I left in 1973 my youngest child was nine...
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Small Axe (2017) 21 (3 (54)): 167–178.
Published: 01 November 2017
...Figure 13. Dr. Walter Rodney at the Palisadoes International (Norman Manley International Airport) in October 1968, returning to Jamaica from a black writers conference in Canada. The government did not allow him to reenter the island. © 1968 The Gleaner Co. (Media) Ltd. ...
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Small Axe (2019) 23 (3 (60)): 194–196.
Published: 01 November 2019
... black American feminists to confront the inescapability of alienation, inauthenticity, and privilege. NALINI MOHABIR teaches postcolonial and feminist geographies at Concordia University, Quebec, Canada. Her work has been published in the Arts Journal, Journal of West Indian Literature, Small Axe...
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Small Axe (2017) 21 (1 (52)): 260–265.
Published: 01 March 2017
... C ivil is a black feminist performance artist, originally from Detroit. Over the past fifteen years, she has premiered more than forty original solo and collaborative performance works internationally (Canada, Zimbabwe, Ghana, Mexico, the Gambia) and in the United States (in Salt Lake City...