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Small Axe (2007) 11 (1): 17–38.
Published: 01 February 2007
...Edward L. Cox Small Axe Incorporated 2007 William Galwey Donovan and the Struggle for Political Change in Grenada, 1883–1920 Edward L. Cox Most studies of political and constitutional change in early twentieth-century Grenada have invariably centered on the activities of T...
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Small Axe (2007) 11 (1): 39–66.
Published: 01 February 2007
...Nicole Phillip Small Axe Incorporated 2007 Women in the Grenada Revolution, 1979–1983 Nicole Phillip I The year 1951 is synonymous in Grenada with the words strike, riot, and revolution. It saw the rise of Eric Matthew Gairy who led the first massive strike action...
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Small Axe (2007) 11 (1): 67–75.
Published: 01 February 2007
...David Omowalé Franklyn Small Axe Incorporated 2007 Grenada, Naipaul, and Ground Provision David Omowalé Franklyn In his semi-autobiographical work, A Way In The World, V. S. Naipaul, the Trinidadian-born writer and Nobel Laureate, tells of his first encounter with Grenadians...
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Small Axe (2007) 11 (1): 156–163.
Published: 01 February 2007
...Ron Sookram Small Axe Incorporated 2007 BOOK REVIEW Grenada: Island of Conflict, George Brizan. London and Basingstoke: Macmillan, 1998, ISBN: 0862322308. Grenada: A History of its People, Beverley A. Steele. Oxford: Macmillan Caribbean, 2003, ISBN: 0333930533. Grenada...
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Small Axe (2016) 20 (2 (50)): 187–198.
Published: 01 July 2016
... politics and society. Obika Gray and Maziki Thame contributed review essays, tackling many of the issues explored in the book, including the Caribbean black power movement, the Grenada Revolution and its demise, the contemporary state of Jamaican politics, Caribbean intellectual traditions...
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Small Axe (2013) 17 (2 (41)): 58–73.
Published: 01 July 2013
...Shalini Puri Reflecting on the methodology for the author's forthcoming book, The Grenada Revolution in the Caribbean Present: Operation Urgent Memory , this essay argues for the importance of fieldwork in Caribbean literary and cultural studies and contributes to the development of a shared public...
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Small Axe (2019) 23 (1 (58)): 97–111.
Published: 01 March 2019
... the viability of a Marxist-Leninist party and the implosion of the New Jewel Movement in Grenada in 1983. Copyright © 2019 Small Axe, Inc. 2019 Workers Party of Jamaica Marxism-Leninism People’s National Party Jamaica Labour Party Soviet Union Cuba In the 1970s the preoccupation of the Workers...
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Small Axe (2007) 11 (1): v–x.
Published: 01 February 2007
... and alternatives reimagined. Such a debate we would insist is not the prerogative of any single genre, and therefore we invite fiction as well as nonfiction, poetry, interviews, visual art, and reviews. Number 22 February 2007 Contents On the Subject of Grenada Preface: The Silence...
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Small Axe (2007) 11 (1): 83–94.
Published: 01 February 2007
...Susan Meltzer Small Axe Incorporated 2007 Decolonizing the Mind: Recent Grenadian Fiction Susan Meltzer Who writes history? According to an African proverb, “Until the lions have their historians, tales of the hunt will always glorify the hunter”1 Observers in Grenada have...
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Small Axe (2007) 11 (1): 95–111.
Published: 01 February 2007
...Oliver Benoit Small Axe Incorporated 2007 Ressentiment and the Gairy Social Revolution Oliver Benoit Eric Matthew Gairy was born to a humble family in St. Andrew’s, Grenada, in 1922. He obtained only a primary school education and began working as a primary school teacher...
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Small Axe (2007) 11 (1): 164–166.
Published: 01 February 2007
... Small Axe Incorporated 2007 Contributors Oliver Benoit is an assistant professor of sociology in the School of Arts and Science at St George’s University, Grenada. He is also a research fellow at the Institute for the Advancement of the Social Sciences at Boston University. He...
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Small Axe (2007) 11 (1): 1–16.
Published: 01 February 2007
... come in graphic type, writ- ten by the wind, and sung by the sea, with that murmuring in the water over Kick-Em-Ginny reminding us that Not all skin teeth is good grin. I often think that a popular history of Grenada, or of Trinidad and Tobago, might have a title like Flight of the Sparrow...
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Small Axe (2007) 11 (1): 112–140.
Published: 01 February 2007
... 99 cents Grenada so sweet small axe 22 • February 2007 • p 112–140 • ISSN 0799-0537 SX22 • February 2007 • Michael De Gale | 113 CITY ON THE HILL The city on the hill Lay bruised and broken...
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Small Axe (2010) 14 (1 (31)): vii–viii.
Published: 01 March 2010
...David Scott Small Axe, Inc. 2010 Preface: Imprisoned Pasts? David Scott On Friday, 4 September 2009, the minister of government responsible for the Advisory Com‑ mittee on the Prerogative of Mercy under the Constitution of Grenada advised the governor general to effect the release...
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Small Axe (2010) 14 (1 (31)): 79–163.
Published: 01 March 2010
...David Scott Small Axe, Inc. 2010 The Fragility of Memory: An Interview with Merle Collins David Scott When God caan come, he does sen No matter how many times I land at the recently renamed Maurice Bishop International Airport in Grenada...
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Small Axe (2019) 23 (3 (60)): 34–49.
Published: 01 November 2019
... that historical moment, James’s novel engages similar terrain as two contemporaneous monographs about Grenada: Shalini Puri’s The Grenada Revolution in the Caribbean Present: Operation Urgent Memory and David Scott’s Omens of Adversity: Tragedy, Time, Memory, Justice . Like A Brief History , the titles...
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Small Axe (2016) 20 (2 (50)): 175–186.
Published: 01 July 2016
... and notwithstanding serious shortcomings and even tragic outcomes, as occurred in the violent murderous 1983 collapse of the left-wing government in Grenada, both the politics of radical intellectuals and the many violent insurgencies and insurrections that erupted in the region after 1960 were positive developments...
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Small Axe (2001) 5 (2): 85–177.
Published: 01 September 2001
... and the ruin of the Grenada Revolution almost exactly a decade and a half later, in October 1983, there stretches a shallow grave in which are buried the radical postcolonial hopes of a whole genera- tion: the Caribbean generation of 1968. Born for the most part in the aftermath...
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Small Axe (2020) 24 (3 (63)): vii–x.
Published: 01 November 2020
... to Bristol, I was again in communication with him over the Grenada question for the book I was then writing. 6 Hart was one of the few people I knew who simply refused to be persuaded by the conspiracy story that Maurice Bishop had been murdered by a cabal within the central committee of the New Jewel...
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Small Axe (2016) 20 (2 (50)): 164–174.
Published: 01 July 2016
... Manley; and the radical Left in Jamaica, Trinidad, Cuba, and Grenada. Meeks raises among his concerns a chasm between the politics of the Left and the need to center Afro-Caribbean philosophy in projects of nationhood, evidenced in the message of popular culture and explored in the work of Paget Henry...