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Published: 01 November 2015
Front Image: Aimé Césaire, circa 1964; photographer, Jean-Philippe Charbonnier. Credit: Getty Images Left Image: Aimé Césaire, 22 December 1982; photographer, Pierre Guillaud. Credit: Getty Images Front Image: Aimé Césaire, circa 1964; photographer, Jean-Philippe Charbonnier. Credit: Getty More
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Small Axe (2021) 25 (1 (64)): 1–14.
Published: 01 March 2021
...Yohann C. Ripert This essay investigates a moment for Caribbean knowledge production in which intellectuals, gathered in Haiti in 1944 for an International Congress of Philosophy, questioned whether to politicize knowledge or to seclude it from politics. Focusing on Aimé Césaire’s “Poetry...
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Small Axe (2015) 19 (3 (48)): 86–90.
Published: 01 November 2015
...Eric Prieto This essay introduces the central themes of “Rethinking Césaire,” a special section of Small Axe , which gravitate in metacritical fashion around the various efforts to refashion Aimé Césaire's legacy in and around 2013, the centenary of his birth. Included are essays devoted...
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Small Axe (2015) 19 (3 (48)): 102–120.
Published: 01 November 2015
...Carrie Noland After the death of Aimé Césaire in 2008, several Martinican writers published homages to the poet/statesman, indicating thereby their own place in the legacy he established. This essay studies one such homage, Patrick Chamoiseau's Césaire, Perse, Glissant: Les liaisons magnétiques, un...
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Small Axe (2015) 19 (3 (48)): 121–128.
Published: 01 November 2015
...Souleymane Bachir Diagne We need to reassess our reading of Negritude literature. Justice is not done to the literary, philosophical, and political movement founded by Aimé Césaire, Léon-Gontran Damas, and Léopold Sédar Senghor when it is simply considered an essentialist reversal of colonial...
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Small Axe (2015) 19 (3 (48)): 129–145.
Published: 01 November 2015
...Front Image: Aimé Césaire, circa 1964; photographer, Jean-Philippe Charbonnier. Credit: Getty Images Left Image: Aimé Césaire, 22 December 1982; photographer, Pierre Guillaud. Credit: Getty Images Front Image: Aimé Césaire, circa 1964; photographer, Jean-Philippe Charbonnier. Credit: Getty...
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Small Axe (2008) 12 (3 (27)): 119–123.
Published: 01 October 2008
...Edouard Glissant ©2008 Small Axe Incorporated. All rights reserved. 2008 In Remembrance of Aimé Césaire Aimé Césaire in dialogue with translators Clayton Eshleman and Annette Smith, 12 June 1982. Photograph taken by A. James Arnold in Césaire’s apartment in Paris. Permission granted...
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Small Axe (2008) 12 (3 (27)): 124–127.
Published: 01 October 2008
...F. Abiola Irele ©2008 Small Axe Incorporated. All rights reserved. 2008 Homage to Aimé Césaire F. Abiola Irele In his book of interviews with Aimé Césaire, the filmmaker Patrice Louis designates him as “un nègre fondamental.” It is a term that is entirely appropriate, calling...
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Small Axe (2008) 12 (3 (27)): 128–141.
Published: 01 October 2008
...A. James Arnold In a no-holds-barred review of his participation in the ongoing interpretation of Aimé Césaire's poetry and its relationship to the changing face of identity politics in France, the French West Indies, and the United States, the author highlights some particularly significant...
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Small Axe (2013) 17 (3 (42)): 125–137.
Published: 01 November 2013
...Emily A. Maguire In 1943, Cuban writer Lydia Cabrera published a Spanish translation of Aimé Césaire's poem Notebook of a Return to the Native Land with illustrations by Cuban artist Wifredo Lam. The translation introduced the concept of Négritude to a Cuban and Spanish-language readership...
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Small Axe (2015) 19 (3 (48)): 91–101.
Published: 01 November 2015
...Jennifer M. Wilks This essay positions Negritude thinker Suzanne Césaire (1915–66) as a cultural critic whose “writings of dissent” remain relevant both in the Caribbean of her birth and the Europe of her death. Although far-right politicians have argued for contemporary France's return to its...
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Small Axe (2016) 20 (2 (50)): 1–13.
Published: 01 July 2016
...Annette K. Joseph-Gabriel Suzanne Césaire's essays in Tropiques make an important intervention in imagining a new Martinican and ultimately Pan-Caribbean identity during World War II. This study examines Césaire's joint politics and poetics of liberation in the context of dissidence in Martinique...
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Small Axe (2013) 17 (3 (42)): 113–124.
Published: 01 November 2013
... by exploring some of the modes of intracultural translation used by the authors of the créolité movement but focuses on Ina Césaire's novel Zonzon tête carrée , where cultural difference is downplayed in favor of another approach to translation developed from an internal Caribbean perspective. Even though Ina...
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Small Axe (2014) 18 (1 (43)): 138–148.
Published: 01 March 2014
...Christopher Winks This essay explores the enduring relevance and challenges of Caribbean Négritude poetry, with specific emphasis on the work and thought of Aimé Césaire and Léon-Gontran Damas. The decolonizing imperative that speaks through their work retains an agonic immediacy and political...
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Small Axe (2018) 22 (1 (55)): 89–102.
Published: 01 March 2018
...Nathalie Batraville L’intertextualité avec l’œuvre d’Aimé Césaire révèle combien Mûr à crever de Frankétienne se démarque de la vision culturalisante qui prévaut dans l’ Éloge de la créolité de Patrick Chamoiseau, Raphaël Confiant et Jean Bernabé. En comparant la relation entre esthétique et...
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Small Axe (2016) 20 (1 (49)): 62–78.
Published: 01 March 2016
...Greg Thomas This essay reads Sylvia Wynter's “Black Metamorphosis” as a text that both examines and embodies maroonage, significantly, in various ways and on various levels. It takes off from Aimé Césaire's underacknowledged imperative, “Marronnons-nous,” recognizing and demonstrating the import...
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Small Axe (2009) 13 (3 (30)): 74–83.
Published: 01 November 2009
... to the colonial experience. Small Axe, Inc. 2009 Translated by Rachel O'Loan and Maeve McCusker On Slavery, Césaire, and Relating to the World: An Interview with Patrick Chamoiseau Maeve McCusker This interview took place on 10 May 2008, at the Maison Française, Oxford University...
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Small Axe (2019) 23 (2 (2)): 57–71.
Published: 01 July 2019
... and critiques European historiographical methods. Whereas writers such as Aimé Césaire and Léopold Sédar Senghor present Negritude, paradoxically, as both establishing continuity between the modernist present and the African past and marking a historical break from their poetic predecessors, Sainville argues...
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Small Axe (2021) 25 (2 (65)): 91–108.
Published: 01 July 2021
... blancas”; “Poema homenaje”; “centinela[s]”; “bayoneta[s]”; ibid, in the paragraphs and poem immediately above the opening statement. 38 Jackqueline Frost and Jorge E. Lefevre Tavárez, “Tragedy of the Possible: Aimé Césaire in Cuba, 1968,” Historical Materialism 28, no. 2 (2020): 46. 39...
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Small Axe (2009) 13 (3 (30)): 105–114.
Published: 01 November 2009
... such as Aimé Césaire and Edouard Glissant had long meditated over the question of memory and had in effect set the theoretical and conceptual framework in which visual artists would later begin to explore the same issues. Memory is for the Caribbean intellectual a troubling, elusive, yet unavoidable...