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Small Axe: A Caribbean Journal of Criticism (1 March 2005) 9 (1): 129–133.
Published: 01 March 2005
...T. Denean Sharpley-Whiting Small Axe Incorporated 2005 Erasures and the Practice of Diaspora Feminism T. Denean Sharpley-Whiting hat would it mean though to stake out a ‘silenced’ genealogy of Négritude through the transnational intellectual circuits of African...
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Small Axe: A Caribbean Journal of Criticism (1 July 2016) 20 (2 (50)): 45–51.
Published: 01 July 2016
...Louis Chude-Sokei The Black Scholar ( TBS ), established in 1969, emerged from a public confluence of black political and cultural movements—black power, black arts, Pan-Africanism and decolonization, black feminism, and the emergence of a black political class. As primary intellectual organ to...
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Small Axe: A Caribbean Journal of Criticism (1 October 2007) 11 (3): 130–138.
Published: 01 October 2007
...Faith Smith This essay discusses Jacqui Alexander's Pedagogies of Crossing as framing an analysis of the curtailment of erotic autonomy in the United States and the Caribbean, the failures of liberal feminism and academia, and the propensity for military intervention, with an examination of the...
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Small Axe: A Caribbean Journal of Criticism (1 July 2018) 22 (2 (56)): 85–98.
Published: 01 July 2018
... the growing field of Afro-Latinx feminism. It highlights issues that are central to current and revisionist discussions of Latina and Dominican gender, ethno-racial, and cultural identity. Copyright © 2018 by Small Axe, Inc. 2018 Raquel Cepeda New York City Afro- dominicana memoir...
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Small Axe: A Caribbean Journal of Criticism (1 July 2018) 22 (2 (56)): 232–243.
Published: 01 July 2018
..., highlighting how this literature has long drawn on matrilineal genealogies to examine indentureship, its afterlife, and its significance for contemporary Caribbean feminisms. Critically seen, a focus on mutilated womanhood as individually experienced overshadows decades of Indo-Caribbean women’s empowerment...
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Small Axe: A Caribbean Journal of Criticism (1 March 2013) 17 (1 (40)): 7–21.
Published: 01 March 2013
...Kaiama L. Glover This essay reflects on Haitian radicalism by looking at the life and the works of novelist Marie Vieux Chauvet (1916–73). Though increasingly a subject of interest for scholars of Haitian women's literature and of Haitian feminism, Chauvet's work is only rarely considered alongside...
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Small Axe: A Caribbean Journal of Criticism (1 March 2013) 17 (1 (40)): 71–83.
Published: 01 March 2013
...Faith Smith This essay argues that the death of a fictional photographer in the 1907 novel Rupert Gray: A Tale in Black and White allays anxieties posed by photographic surveillance and “feminization.” Even if the novel's faith in the British Empire disqualifies it from being radical, its portrayal...
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Small Axe: A Caribbean Journal of Criticism (1 March 2015) 19 (1 (46)): 159–168.
Published: 01 March 2015
... intersectionality and situated knowledges and the dialectic tension of state power and “personal” (or, deeper still) spiritual self-possession and autonomy over the past twenty years. 1 Thanks to this work in transnational, Caribbean, black, and “third world” streams of feminism and resistance studies, as well...
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Small Axe: A Caribbean Journal of Criticism (1 November 2015) 19 (3 (48)): 86–90.
Published: 01 November 2015
... successive generations as they seek to understand it in relation to their own preoccupations and challenges. © Small Axe, Inc. 2015 centenary Negritude Marxism poetics feminism The essays collected here grew out of a conference held at the University of California, Santa Barbara, in...
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Small Axe: A Caribbean Journal of Criticism (1 November 2018) 22 (3 (57)): 151–159.
Published: 01 November 2018
... certain theoretical cul de sac in contemporary black studies theorizations that requires further thought if we are to diligently contemplate the stakes of freedom for black people globally. Copyright © 2018 Small Axe, Inc. 2018 voice unfreedom fugitivity maroonage feminism Recently...
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Small Axe: A Caribbean Journal of Criticism (1 November 2016) 20 (3 (51)): 189–198.
Published: 01 November 2016
... Dominican Republic imperialism black feminism masculinity nationalism Maja Horn's complex, concise, and elegant Masculinity after Trujillo: The Politics of Gender in Dominican Literature offers a range of rich points of entry for discussion. A vital contribution to Dominican, Caribbean, and...
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Small Axe: A Caribbean Journal of Criticism (1 March 2016) 20 (1 (49)): 175–184.
Published: 01 March 2016
... production and its global significance. © Small Axe, Inc. 2016 Alexandra T. Vazquez feminism cultural studies methodology music Una escuela rara is the touchstone for Vazquez's book about the makeshift aesthetics of a diaspora predicated on culture at the center, and on the foundational...
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Small Axe: A Caribbean Journal of Criticism (1 July 2019) 23 (2 (2)): 132–141.
Published: 01 July 2019
... and economic elite? Copyright © 2019 Small Axe, Inc. 2019 colonialism (trans)national building projects Dominican blackness ghosting Afro-Dominican feminism A bronze statue of Christopher Columbus sits in the heart of Santo Domingo’s colonial zone, in the Parque a Colón, named as such...
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Small Axe: A Caribbean Journal of Criticism (1 October 2007) 11 (3): 118–129.
Published: 01 October 2007
... community and a collectivized vision-making that is not circumscribed by feminist engagement with the state. Small Axe Incorporated 2007 BOOK DISCUSSION Pedagogies of Crossing: Meditations on Feminism, Sexual Politics, Memory, and the Sacred by M. Jacqui Alexander. Durham: Duke University Press...
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Small Axe: A Caribbean Journal of Criticism (1 October 2007) 11 (3): 167–170.
Published: 01 October 2007
..., Democratic Futures (1997), and the author of Pedagogies of Crossing: Meditations on Feminism, Sexual Politics, Memory and the Sacred (2005). She is currently at work on two projects: one that continues writing the life of Kitsimba (the character she develops in Pedagogies); the other examines the...
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Small Axe: A Caribbean Journal of Criticism (1 September 2001) 5 (2): 186–187.
Published: 01 September 2001
..., where she teaches international relations and nationalism. Her research interests include comparative colonial history, political theory, feminism, the Caribbean and postcoloniality. She is working on a book that focuses on nationalist discourse and post- colonial identity in Guyana...
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Small Axe: A Caribbean Journal of Criticism (1 October 2007) 11 (3): 154–166.
Published: 01 October 2007
... editor and to Michelle Rowley, Faith Smith, and Tracy Robinson, feminist scholars, for they have opened me to the pleasure of a different kind of engagement with the work that Pedagogies of Crossing is doing in the world. All three essays stage a dialogic praxis that is critical to feminism, and...
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Small Axe: A Caribbean Journal of Criticism (1 March 2002) 6 (1): 133–150.
Published: 01 March 2002
....” 18. Heidi Safi a Mirza, “Introduction: Mapping a Genealogy of Black British Feminism,” Black British Feminism, ed. H. S. Mirza (London: Routledge Press, 1997), 3. 113838 Contrary to an essentialized notion of blackness rooted in biology, the term “black,” within the British context...
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Small Axe: A Caribbean Journal of Criticism (1 March 2004) 8 (1 (15)): 248.
Published: 01 March 2004
..., where she also runs a project entitled “Th e Postcolonial Presence in the European Union” in the Institute for International Integration Studies. Her research interests include questions of Caribbean identity, culture, and resistance; discourses of terrorism; gender and feminism...
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Small Axe: A Caribbean Journal of Criticism (1 March 2004) 8 (1 (15)): 249–251.
Published: 01 March 2004
..., where she also runs a project entitled “Th e Postcolonial Presence in the European Union” in the Institute for International Integration Studies. Her research interests include questions of Caribbean identity, culture, and resistance; discourses of terrorism; gender and feminism...