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Small Axe (2009) 13 (3 (30)): 105–114.
Published: 01 November 2009
...Dominique Brebion The titles of the exhibitions and works of visual artists from the Francophone Caribbean often underline the extent to which the theme of memory remains at the heart of their work. This problematic is broken down into three branches. The feeling of an irremediable loss provokes...
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Small Axe (2010) 14 (3 (33)): 45–68.
Published: 01 November 2010
...Meredith N. Robinson As part of the larger project of assessing the relationship between the Francophone Caribbean and the contemporary world, this article addresses how Francophone Caribbean film is presently impacting the field on a local, regional and international level. This article first...
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Small Axe (2009) 13 (3 (30)): 12–24.
Published: 01 November 2009
... primarily an anglophone critical enterprise and area of study. The resulting “anglicization” of this important francophone figure overlooks, I argue, the ways in which Fanon's Martinican and francophone background is integral to his intellectual and political contributions and to his influence on later...
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Small Axe (2009) 13 (3 (30)): 1–11.
Published: 01 November 2009
... the `Tout-monde', to the postcolonial world as a whole; and this second period coincides with his becoming a much better known figure, particularly in the United States. As an illustration of Glissant's influence beyond the francophone Caribbean, I compare the analyses of his trajectory given by Chris...
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Small Axe (2009) 13 (3 (30)): 25–36.
Published: 01 November 2009
... considering postcolonial issues. A number of key commemorative dates over the past two decades have set the scene for a re-visioning of French and francophone history - 1992 was the 500 th anniversary of the new world's “discovery” by Christopher Columbus, 1998 was the 150 th anniversary of the abolition of...
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Small Axe (2017) 21 (1 (52)): 199–210.
Published: 01 March 2017
... over a period of years in order to arrive at answers to questions of mutual concern. And it argues that the authors of the Éloge , unlike their cultural forefathers in Martinique, Aimé Césaire and Édouard Glissant, missed an opportunity to include creative people outside of their own francophone...
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Small Axe (2010) 14 (3 (33)): 1–20.
Published: 01 November 2010
...Elizabeth Duchanaud With the traditional parameters of what constitutes history and historical event as alienating as colonization itself for the francophone Caribbean, Edouard Glissant argues to historicize alienation by plotting new forms of resistance against domination and oppression, forms...
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Small Axe (2010) 14 (3 (33)): 69–77.
Published: 01 November 2010
... considers the case of Haitian literature of the 19th and 20th centuries, and suggests that this, one of the oldest Francophone literary traditions, can be thought of as a precursor to “littérature-monde.” Focusing on questions of language, style, and relationships with the metropole, the paper situates...
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Small Axe (2010) 14 (3 (33)): 78–88.
Published: 01 November 2010
... literary oeuvre spans time periods, countries and genres and she consistently situates herself as a global citizen rather than a “Caribbean” or “francophone” writer. The seeds of this nomadic approach are sown in childhood, evident in her autobiographical narratives Le Coeur à rire et à pleurer (1999...
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Small Axe (2010) 14 (3 (33)): 89–98.
Published: 01 November 2010
...Keithley Woolward Directly engaging the recent manifesto and essay collection calling for a world literature in French, this article considers the creolized, hybrid forms of geopolitical and discursive belonging of the Francophone Caribbean participants as a useful starting point for such a project...
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Small Axe (2010) 14 (3 (33)): 121–134.
Published: 01 November 2010
... Glissant with a `scribal politics' of postcolonialism, it suggests that the Martiniquan author illustrates the uneasy yet ultimately productive relationship between politics and poetics that may be seen to be particularly characteristic of the Francophone Caribbean. Late Glissant: History, “World...
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Small Axe (2020) 24 (2 (62)): 1–16.
Published: 01 July 2020
... authors from the francophone, hispanophone, and anglophone Caribbean: Aimé Césaire, Lino Novás Calvo, George Lamming, and V. S. Naipaul. Copyright © 2020 by Small Axe, Inc. 2020 literary infrastructure cultural capital Pascale Casanova Caribbean literature decolonial critique If we...
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Small Axe (2019) 23 (2 (2)): 57–71.
Published: 01 July 2019
... developed, it is because the political, cultural, and intellectual dominance of Western forms of knowledge had only just begun to be challenged. Caribbean studies historiography Pan-Africanism francophone postcolonial theory Popular and critical understandings of Negritude have evolved...
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Small Axe (2018) 22 (1 (55)): 115–125.
Published: 01 March 2018
... identity politics in another direction. Copyright © 2018 Small Axe, Inc. 2016 creole identity francophone Caribbean narrative perspective animal studies ecopoetics Language has always been a central issue for critics of Éloge de la créolité . 1 Jean Bernabé, Patrick Chamoiseau, and...
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Small Axe (2010) 14 (3 (33)): 186–188.
Published: 01 November 2010
... Project (1989), and The Origin of Negative Dialectics: Theodor W. Adorno, Walter Benjamin, and the Critical Theory of the Frankfurt School (1977). Elizabeth Duchanaud received her PhD in French literature from New York University, where her research focused on works from the francophone Caribbean...
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Small Axe (2012) 16 (3 39): 208–210.
Published: 01 November 2012
... widespread visibility to artists. He lives in New York and in Guadeloupe. Alessandra Benedicty is an assistant professor of Caribbean and francophone literatures in the DivisionNewJournal York ofof (CUNY). HaitianInterdisciplinary StudiesShe has, andpublishedStudies Studies at inthe...
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Small Axe (2009) 13 (3 (30)): 186–189.
Published: 01 November 2009
... Small Axe, Inc. 2009 Contributors Stéphanie Bérard is assistant professor in the Department of French Language and Literature at the University of Virginia, Charlottesville. Her research deals with francophone and creolo- phone Caribbean theater from Guadeloupe and Martinique. She is...
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Small Axe (2008) 12 (3 (27)): 175–178.
Published: 01 October 2008
... at the Black Film Festival of Berlin in 2004. Rachel Douglas is lecturer in francophone postcolonial studies at the University of Liver- pool. She is a specialist in contemporary Haitian literature, especially that of Frankétienne, and her current research focuses on issues of...
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Small Axe (2017) 21 (1 (52)): 260–265.
Published: 01 March 2017
... fellowship (2014–16) at the Centre for Ethnography, University of Toronto, Scarborough. M artin M unro is the Winthrop-King Professor of French and Francophone Studies at Florida State University, Tallahassee. He previously worked in Scotland, Ireland, and Trinidad. His recent publications include...
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Small Axe (2018) 22 (1 (55)): 191–193.
Published: 01 March 2018
... Language and Literary Form in French Caribbean Writing (2014). She is a fellow of the British Academy. D ominique C hancé has been professor of literature at the University of Bordeaux Montaigne since 2000. She teaches general and francophone literature and her research is focused on the Caribbean...