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Small Axe (2009) 13 (2): 39–56.
Published: 01 July 2009
...Patricia de Santana Pinho This article analyzes anecdotes, jokes, standards of beauty, color categories, and media representations of “mixed-race” individuals to assess the junctions and disjunctions of whiteness and blackness in Brazil. While the multiple and contradictory meanings of “racial...
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Small Axe (2015) 19 (1 (46)): 109–117.
Published: 01 March 2015
...Liv Sovik Stuart Hall's work was known in Brazil before the year 2000, but it was after his visit that year and the 2003 publication of a major collection of his work in Portuguese, Da diáspora , that its impact was strongly felt. After a description of that visit and the general influence of his...
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Small Axe (2008) 12 (2): 45–62.
Published: 01 June 2008
... of collective memory, forms and representations of black memory persist both inside and outside the parameters of state-constituted national histories. The process of selec- tion of national heroes in places such as Ghana, Jamaica, the United States, and Brazil, and the inclusion of black...
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Small Axe (2021) 25 (3 (66)): 134–146.
Published: 01 November 2021
... communities of peoples of African descent throughout the Americas whose Indigenous ancestry and lineage shape their political consciousness as Black Indigenous, such as Gullah Geechee and Seminoles in the United States, quilombos in Brazil, Jamaican Maroons, and palenques in Colombia, among others...
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Small Axe (2023) 27 (3 (72)): 95–116.
Published: 01 November 2023
... and the other panelists for their the Pan-Africanist and Black nationalist orientations. 36 Other conferences organized or cosponsored by CAAS under Mitchell-Kernan included “The Political Economy of the Black World,” held in 1979, and, the following year, “Race and Class in Brazil: New Issues and Approaches...
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Small Axe (2013) 17 (2 (41)): 74–87.
Published: 01 July 2013
..., Jamaica to Ecuador, Puerto Rico to Hawaii, and Barbados to Brazil. Taking a detour from the preferred routes of eastern Caribbean migrants, workers from Dominica migrated to the Venezuelan gold mines in El Callao between the 1860s and the 1880s. 13 These gold mines were located in districts deemed...
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Small Axe (2010) 14 (1 (31)): 219–227.
Published: 01 March 2010
... Is a Festival: Funeral Rites and Rebellion in Nineteenth-Century Brazil, trans. H. Sabrina Gledhill (Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2003). For a later period in Brazil, see Nancy Scheper-Hughes, Death Without Weeping: The Violence of Everyday Life in Brazil (Berkeley...
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Small Axe (2005) 9 (1): 112–119.
Published: 01 March 2005
..., Edwards’s emphasis on print culture and transnational networks leads to sev- eral themes within literatures on nationalism, race, and national identity that warrant further consideration. Black internationalists from other corners of the black world, such as Abdias do Nascimento of Brazil and Cuba’s...
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Small Axe (2004) 8 (2): 100–118.
Published: 01 September 2004
... on the art market than international art shows like the biennial in Havana, Cuba, started in 1984; Johannesburg, South Africa, in 1995; and São Paulo, Brazil, in the 1950s. Venice is much less inclusive than more recently established exhibi- tions in Johannesburg and São Paulo, which rose out...
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Small Axe (2019) 23 (1 (58)): 208–219.
Published: 01 March 2019
... and popular discourse about the African diaspora has regularly commented on the higher degree of obvious African influences in the Caribbean in comparison to almost anywhere in the Americas, except perhaps Brazil and some black-majority areas in Colombia or parts of the southeastern United States. Tellingly...
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Small Axe (2006) 10 (1): 59–73.
Published: 01 February 2006
...- farian: (cff Jamaican DT “Pharisee,” “bald-head”) 14. Note also that in Bahia, Brazil, according to DeCosmo, “Both cultural as well as religious Rastafari distinguish themselves from mere “dreadlocks.” Janet L. DeCosmo, “Reggae and Rastafari in Salvador, Bahia: Th e...
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Small Axe (2002) 6 (2): 209–211.
Published: 01 September 2002
..., rings clear. Readers follow Caribbean women in continuous regional migration patterns as they go in search of sex work and other service labor. From the Dominican Republic and Haiti to the Dutch Antilles, from Brazil and Guyana to the interior of Suriname, from Guatemala...
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Small Axe (2002) 6 (2): 212.
Published: 01 September 2002
... Caribbean women in continuous regional migration patterns as they go in search of sex work and other service labor. From the Dominican Republic and Haiti to the Dutch Antilles, from Brazil and Guyana to the interior of Suriname, from Guatemala and El Salvador to Belize, women travel...
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Small Axe (2008) 12 (2): 191–193.
Published: 01 June 2008
.../Politics: Horizons in Black Political Thought (2006), and editor of Racial Politics in Contemporary Brazil (1999). Saidiya Hartman teaches at Columbia University where she is professor of English. She is the author of Scenes of Subjection: Terror, Slavery, and Self-Making...
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Small Axe (2004) 8 (2): 32–42.
Published: 01 September 2004
... Modern Era, 1820–1980 (London: South Bank Centre, 1989), 1–25; Pal Keleman, Baroque and Rococo in Latin America (New York: Dover, 1967); and Janice Th eodoro, América Barroca: Tema e Variações (Rio de Janeiro, Brazil: Editora Nova Fronteira; São Paulo, Brazil: Edusp, 1992). 3388...
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Small Axe (2005) 9 (1): 150–152.
Published: 01 March 2005
... Scene.” Michael Hanchard is a professor of political science at Northwestern University. He is the author of Orpheus and Power: Th e Movimento Negro of Rio de Janeiro and São Paulo, 1945–1988 (1994) and editor of Racial Politics in Contemporary Brazil (1999). His new book, Party/Politics...
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Small Axe (2016) 20 (2 (50)): 199–202.
Published: 01 July 2016
... project titled “Race, Myths, and Citizenship: The Politics of Identity in Jamaica, Brazil, and Barbados.” N ari W ard (whose work also appears on the covers of this issue) is a Jamaican-born, New York–based artist whose work has been widely exhibited, including in his solo exhibitions...
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Small Axe (2004) 8 (2): 228–231.
Published: 01 September 2004
... in Rome as part of RISD’s European Honor Program, and received an MFA in painting from the Tyler School of Art, Temple University. Beadle has exhibited in solo and group shows in New Providence, the Dominican Republic, Brazil, Japan, New Zealand, France, and, in the United States, Washington D.C...
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Small Axe (2009) 13 (2): 185–199.
Published: 01 July 2009
... would like to celebrate or marvel at some of the strongest African continuities in the Americas (and this in a society that—unlike, say, urban Brazil or Cuba—has been largely cut off from its African roots for three centuries), this book should provide a feast. For those readers who...
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Small Axe (2014) 18 (2 (44)): 53–68.
Published: 01 July 2014
... of the Novel to Brazil,” Roberto Schwarz explores the impact on the work of José de Alencar and Machado de Assis of the contradictions arising from Brazil's dependent position within the capitalist world-system. He is concerned with what happens when an imported form confronts a local content, highlighting...