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Small Axe (2017) 21 (1 (52)): 34–42.
Published: 01 March 2017
... closely one examines art-world statistics, the more glaringly obvious it becomes that, despite decades of postcolonial, feminist, anti-racist, and queer activism and theorizing, the majority continues to be defined as white, Euro-American, heterosexual, privileged, and, above all, male. Sexism is still so...
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Small Axe (2017) 21 (1 (52)): 151–162.
Published: 01 March 2017
... in. Collection of the National Art Gallery of The Bahamas Figure 9. Kendra Frorup, Butcher Block, 2007. Bronze, steel, cotton, and wood; 40 × 30 × 30 in. Collection of the National Art Gallery of The Bahamas © Kendra Frorup Figure 10. Keisha Scarville, Untitled #7 , from Mama's Clothes series...
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Small Axe (2015) 19 (3 (48)): 65–83.
Published: 01 November 2015
...Phanuel Antwi Rereading dub poetry under the pressures of and with the resources of black feminist and queer theory, and treating the practice of dub poetry as a production of a sound archive, one that embodies and aurally animates the intimacies of the black Atlantic, this essay highlights...
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Small Axe (2018) 22 (2 (56)): 232–243.
Published: 01 July 2018
...Gabrielle Jamela Hosein This commentary on Gaiutra Bahadur’s Coolie Woman: The Odyssey of Indenture contextualizes its themes and contribution through engagement with its creative nonfiction form. It places the text within the intellectual trajectory of Indo-Caribbean feminist historiography...
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Small Axe (2018) 22 (1 (55)): 18–38.
Published: 01 March 2018
... that violence against enslaved women was central to Thistlewood’s Enlightenment thought and plantation management, in addition to considering the political stakes of choosing a language to describe his interactions with enslaved women. It proposes that antiracist feminist theory and art have the potential...
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Small Axe (2022) 26 (2 (68)): 119–143.
Published: 01 July 2022
... of three wreckages: the ship landings of European colonizers and the arriving ships of enslaved and, later, indentured peoples. andil@yorku.ca © 2022 by Small Axe, Inc. 2022 visual arts indentureship feminist art environmental crisis the Caribbean A wreck is always destructive...
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Small Axe (2020) 24 (2 (62)): 122–132.
Published: 01 July 2020
.... 12 Based in volunteer brigade work and rustic, do-it-yourself, communitarian approaches, as well as on a descaling of life in terms of lowering carbon footprint and reducing participation in mass consumer economies, independent feminist art collectives and small farms led by queer and transfeminist...
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Small Axe (2017) 21 (2 (53)): 94–111.
Published: 01 July 2017
... of violence—state, domestic, sexual, racial, colonial, apartheid, imperial, neoliberal—that connect black and brown lives in both the global South and the global North. 3 I begin by providing a detailed synopsis of the project and examining its relationship to feminist art practitioners. I then situate...
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Small Axe (2016) 20 (1 (49)): 194–196.
Published: 01 March 2016
... University. She has chronicled Miami's arts scene for more than fifteen years, in popular and academic publications. She is coeditor of Everynight Life: Culture and Dance in Latin/o America and author of the forthcoming book We Never Asked for Carnival: Celebrating Life in a Time of Crisis about the arts...
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Small Axe (2007) 11 (3): 167–170.
Published: 01 October 2007
... Small Axe Incorporated 2007 Contributors M. Jacqui Alexander is Professor of Women’s Studies and Gender Studies at the Univer- sity of Toronto. She is the author of a number of path-breaking essays, the co-editor (with Chandra Mohanty) of Feminist Genealogies, Colonial Legacies...
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Small Axe (2017) 21 (1 (52)): 126–140.
Published: 01 March 2017
...–). The latter two authors are well known for their political and feminist activism and community involvement, such as their work educating women about their rights and recuperating their role in Dominican history and literature. 9 At the same time, Paiewonsky participated in discussions of her art held...
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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
... on the adjunct faculty of the Art Department at the City College of New York. Her writing has appeared in various publications and exhibition catalogues. D eborah A nzinger is a Jamaica-based artist whose work is an exercise in testing the limits of understanding existence as hybrid and indeterminate...
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Small Axe (2014) 18 (3 (45)): 188–190.
Published: 01 November 2014
... on the covers of this issue) studied fine art and the history of art at Goldsmiths College, London, and, as a Fulbright Fellow, in the program Modern Art: Critical and Curatorial Studies at Columbia University. He has been awarded several scholarships and grants to develop his research into African diaspora...
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Small Axe (2020) 24 (3 (63)): 239–242.
Published: 01 November 2020
... Miami: Black Arts in the Magic City, a sociocultural history of black arts practice in Miami from the 1980s to the present. CArlos gArrido CAstellAno is a lecturer of Spanish, Portuguese, and Latin American stud- ies at University College, Cork. He is the author of Beyond Representation in Contemporary...
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Small Axe (2022) 26 (2 (68)): 194–196.
Published: 01 July 2022
... of sovereignty in Caribbean literature. A ndil G osine is professor of environmental arts and justice at York University in Toronto, and the author of Nature’s Wild: Love, Sex, and Law in the Caribbean (2021). P eter L. H affner is assistant professor of art history and affiliated faculty...
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Small Axe (2010) 14 (1 (31)): 228–230.
Published: 01 March 2010
... and Postcolonial Studies. Her book Feminist Visions and Queer Futures in Postcolonial Drama will be published by Routledge in 2010. Chandra D. Bhimull is assistant professor of anthropology and African American studies at Colby College, Waterville. She has conducted ethnographic and archival...
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Small Axe (2015) 19 (2 (47)): 167–176.
Published: 01 July 2015
... thought, established) the “craft” of contemporary art criticism that takes into consideration postcolonial and feminist discourses that have been seminal to knowledge, perspectives, and framings of Caribbean art. Such writings have critiqued the way linear narratives of art criticism, notions of closure...
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Small Axe (2018) 22 (2 (56)): 64–71.
Published: 01 July 2018
...): 1–7; Karen Jaime, “Da pa’ lo do’: Rita Indiana’s Queer, Racialized Dominicanness,” Small Axe , no. 47 (July 2015): 85–93; Elena Valdez, “Writing the Feminine: The Representation of Women in Contemporary Dominican Visual Art,” Small Axe , no. 52 (March 2017): 126–40; and Maja Horn, “Jorge Pineda’s...
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Small Axe (2017) 21 (2 (53)): 209–211.
Published: 01 July 2017
... belied contemporary popular narratives of Jamaica's ruin in the eight decades after emancipation. She has also published in Slavery and Abolition and the Journal of British Studies . A ndil G osine is an associate professor in arts and politics at the Faculty of Environmental Studies, York...