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Small Axe (2012) 16 (3 39): 166–176.
Published: 01 November 2012
...Alessandra Benedicty Kaiama L. Glover's Haiti Unbound fills a gap in understanding writing that took place in Haiti during Duvalierism, helping to open onto new(er) global narratives. In so doing, Glover contributes to the questioning of how and why poverty is fetishized. This review explores the...
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Small Axe (2012) 16 (3 39): 188–198.
Published: 01 November 2012
...Rachel Douglas This review engages with fundamental questions regarding postcolonial canon formation and the marginalization of the Haitian Spiralist writers, the theory-centrism of postcolonial criticism, and “showing” versus “telling”—issues raised by Kaiama L. Glover's Haiti Unbound . Using as a...
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Small Axe (2012) 16 (3 39): 177–187.
Published: 01 November 2012
...Laurent Dubois This review dialogues with Kaiama L. Glover's Haiti Unbound to explore how the Spiralist authors have grappled with the problem of history and the difficulty of representing life under the Duvalier regimes. The essay seeks to situate her contribution within a broader field of...
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Small Axe (2012) 16 (3 39): 199–207.
Published: 01 November 2012
...Kaiama L. Glover The 2010 earthquake has given rise to and put into wide(r) circulation a narrative very much of a piece with the long-standing discourse of Haitian singularity. This recent, though not new, narrative is premised not only on the notion of Haiti's endless suffering but also on a...
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Small Axe (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 (2010) 14 (3 (33)): 99–110.
Published: 01 November 2010
...Kaiama L. Glover In this essay I explore the generic limitations of the “Pour une littérature-monde en français” manifesto. Looking at certain of the document's structural and thematic stumbling blocks, I examine the essential dilemmas that reside at the heart of all postcolonial literary...
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Small Axe (2013) 17 (3 (42)): 85–88.
Published: 01 November 2013
...Kaiama L. Glover; Martin Munro These introductory remarks frame the special section “Translating the Caribbean” and discuss the impetus behind the project as well as its future iterations. Each of the five essays in the special section is outlined in its broad strokes, and specific reference is...
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Small Axe (2013) 17 (3 (42)): vii–x.
Published: 01 November 2013
... obliged to recognize that these are questions that can no longer be taken for granted but have, rather, to be thought out loud, argued over, repeatedly. Our colleagues Kaiama Glover and Martin Munro, both scholars who have engaged with these questions, have conceived a project—“Translating the Caribbean...
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Small Axe (2010) 14 (3 (33)): 186–188.
Published: 01 November 2010
...), and World Writing: Poetics, Ethics, Globalization (2008). She is currently working on a book about the Creole connection in the work of the Greco-Anglo-Irish author Lafcadio Hearn. Kaiama L. Glover is an assistant professor in the Department of French and in the Africana Studiesfields of...
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Small Axe (2012) 16 (3 39): 208–210.
Published: 01 November 2012
..., Eighteenth-Century Studies, and Studies on Voltaire and the Eighteenth Century, and in the edited volume The Postcolonial Enlightenment (2009). Kaiama L. Glover is an associate professor in the French Department and the Africana Studies Program at Barnard College, Columbia University. She has...
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Small Axe (2013) 17 (1 (40)): 84–95.
Published: 01 March 2013
... Anthony Bogues, Kaiama Glover, Farah Griffin, Robert Hill, Richard Iton, Frances Negrón-Muntaner, Nikhil Singh, and Faith Smith. 1 Unfortunately, Hazel Carby was not able to participate in the roundtable, but her presence was felt nonetheless. While a roundtable can serve as an opportunity for people...
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Small Axe (2018) 22 (1 (55)): 89–102.
Published: 01 March 2018
... de la représentation du politique et de la quête identitaire ». De son côté, Kaiama Glover ajoute que, « For the most part, however, stylistic considerations take precedence over the theoretical, and any ideology is revealed primarily through the formal strategies at work in their creative writings...
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Small Axe (2018) 22 (1 (55)): vii–x.
Published: 01 March 2018
..., 2007). 5 For explorations of a moral history with a more progressive bent than mine, see Didier Fassin, Humanitarian Reason: A Moral History of the Present (Berkeley: University of California Press, 2012); and Jonathan Glover, Humanity: A Moral History of the Twentieth Century (New Haven, CT...
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Small Axe (2015) 19 (3 (48)): 50–63.
Published: 01 November 2015
... not to influence the reception of her work. However, Chauvet's legend tends to overshadow the full scope of her literary contributions. As Kaiama Glover has recently argued, Chauvet maintained a “pointedly nonaligned” political stance in her life and writing at a moment of extreme ideological...
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Small Axe (2010) 14 (2 (32)): 97–110.
Published: 01 July 2010
..., appropriately views the bleaching practices of these males in feminized terms, but I would add that there is a significant racialized aesthetic that also needs to be considered. 40 See Terry Glover, “Dancehall and Doiley Boyz: Dancehall and Its Rituals in Jamaican Art,” EbonyJet.com, 30 May...
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Small Axe (2014) 18 (1 (43)): 103–113.
Published: 01 March 2014
... Epistemologies Symposium, “Bricolage and Slavery,” into the present work. David Scott and Brent Hayes Edwards have been thoughtful interlocutors and readers from the first. Alessandra Benedicty, Christian Flaugh, Kaiama Glover, and Maja Horn encouraged me to keep writing. For a provocative discussion in 2011 of...
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Small Axe (2014) 18 (1 (43)): 114–124.
Published: 01 March 2014
... queer politics of crossing. 20 On communal structures, I am indebted to Kaiama L. Glover's essay “The Audacity of the ‘I’: Narcissism, Community, and the Textual Feminine in Francophone Caribbean Prose Fiction,” in Disorderly Women : “Narcissism,” Community, and Gender in Novels of the French...
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Small Axe (2008) 12 (3 (27)): 1–13.
Published: 01 October 2008
... Peabody, on enslavement, emancipation, and related legal issues in the Atlantic world; by Kaima Glover and Rachel Douglas, on the Spiralistes. This catalogue is clearly restricted to the anglophone academy, and were further special issues of journals, material in French, and, of course, recent and...
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Small Axe (2008) 12 (3 (27)): 58–70.
Published: 01 October 2008
... Bouraoui, “L’œuvre romanesque de Frankétienne,” Dérives 53–54 (1987): 91. 12. For a good analysis of “new sentences” in Frankétienne’s Mûr à crever, see Kaiama Glover, “Spiralisme and Antillan- ité: Constructions of the Real and the Ideal in Later Twentieth Century Fiction of the French...
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Small Axe (2013) 17 (3 (42)): 152–165.
Published: 01 November 2013
... Haitian Studies 17, no. 2 (2011): 146–53; and Kaiama L. Glover, “New Narratives of Haiti; or, How to Empathize with a Zombie,” Small Axe , no. 39 (November 2012): 199–207. For a critique of the role of universalism in representations of Haiti, see David Scott, “Antinomies of Slavery, Enlightenment, and...