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Small Axe: A Caribbean Journal of Criticism (1 November 2009) 13 (3 (30)): 148–160.
Published: 01 November 2009
... as two case studies, I show the ways that these authors 1 disagreements over Aristide 1 s relationship to violence and popular struggle are inseparable from the methods and categories that each applies to his subject. Small Axe, Inc. 2009 Violence and Methodology: Reading Aristide in the...
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Small Axe: A Caribbean Journal of Criticism (1 November 2014) 18 (3 (45)): 152–161.
Published: 01 November 2014
..., the theoretical act of graverobbing deliberately incorporates the transgressive element of thiefing that Omise'eke Natasha Tinsley has explored elsewhere. 7 And in order to develop this graverobber methodology, we propose that we turn to the wide-ranging, historically iconoclastic, ever...
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Small Axe: A Caribbean Journal of Criticism (1 March 2016) 20 (1 (49)): 175–184.
Published: 01 March 2016
... studies, not only toward sound studies but toward feminist studies. Vazquez's work, alongside that of Edwin Hill, Shana Redmond, and Tsitsi Jaji (among others), pushes black cultural studies in new directions via feminist inquiry and methodologies, as well as via the basic inclusion of women as subjects...
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Small Axe: A Caribbean Journal of Criticism (1 March 2019) 23 (1 (58)): 220–228.
Published: 01 March 2019
... informed speculation in scholarly work on slavery and black revolution. Copyright © 2019 Small Axe, Inc. 2019 slavery Haitian Revolution archives historical methodology Cuba The long gestation of Freedom’s Mirror meant many things beyond a slow promotion to full. The databases and word...
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Small Axe: A Caribbean Journal of Criticism (1 March 2019) 23 (1 (58)): 195–207.
Published: 01 March 2019
... intellectual tradition of probing black interiority. This essay addresses an ongoing concern in my own work with the imagination of historical actors and the methodological approaches we, as contemporary scholars of the African diaspora, can use to capture the motivations and feelings of those that we...
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Small Axe: A Caribbean Journal of Criticism (1 July 2014) 18 (2 (44)): 1–17.
Published: 01 July 2014
.... L. R. James's varied coteries throughout Italy, the author argues that James's methodological innovations in the field of slave historiography were central to the formulation of strategies of refusal and flight eventually popularized in Hardt and Negri's Empire . These methodological homologies...
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Small Axe: A Caribbean Journal of Criticism (1 November 2013) 17 (3 (42)): 193–202.
Published: 01 November 2013
... had nothing to do with any advancement, methodologically or other, in the discipline of history. On the contrary: It is not historiography which brought us historicism, but the historic process through which we lived has turned us into historicists. Historicism, therefore is a Weltanschauung , and...
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Small Axe: A Caribbean Journal of Criticism (1 November 2012) 16 (3 39): 90–102.
Published: 01 November 2012
...Jenny Sharpe Erna Brodber's historical interest in oral accounts as a source of emotional realities and social-psychological responses is expanded in her experimental novel Louisiana to include supernatural and extra-ordinary phenomena. Her incorporation of spirit possession into the life...
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Small Axe: A Caribbean Journal of Criticism (1 March 2014) 18 (1 (43)): 38–54.
Published: 01 March 2014
... modalities of historical production and deployment but also to the operations of power in the exclusions and inclusions, silences and mentions introduced, incorporated, naturalized—sedimented—along the way. 15 B. W. Higman, “Modes of Dissemination,” in Higman, Methodology and Historiography , 691...
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Small Axe: A Caribbean Journal of Criticism (1 July 2012) 16 (2 (38)): 198–212.
Published: 01 July 2012
... difference. Ultimately, he contends, annotating black cultural production—and exploring its implications for subjects on all sides of the color line—means thinking seriously about how we constitute our objects of study as well as the methodological techniques we employ to narrate their material and temporal...
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Small Axe: A Caribbean Journal of Criticism (1 July 2014) 18 (2 (44)): 72–79.
Published: 01 July 2014
... trajectory of institutions, practices, social structures, and ideas in the country, and yet scholars writing about the period face a range of empirical and methodological challenges. Both older work and recent research, however, illuminates greatly this important period and offers examples for future...
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Small Axe: A Caribbean Journal of Criticism (1 March 2014) 18 (1 (43)): 72–86.
Published: 01 March 2014
... apparently disparate cases, it challenges the paucity of historiography on intra-Caribbean comparisons as well as racialized and gendered assumptions of difference and even opposition between the Spanish and British Caribbeans. It maps out a methodology for comparing women's experiences and actions, along...
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Small Axe: A Caribbean Journal of Criticism (1 July 2017) 21 (2 (53)): 201–208.
Published: 01 July 2017
...Yarimar Bonilla Anthropologist Yarimar Bonilla responds to Greg Beckett and Christienna D. Fryar's engagements with her Non-Sovereign Futures: French Caribbean Politics in the Wake of Disenchantment (2015). In responding to the questions raised, Bonilla lays out the conceptual and methodological...
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Small Axe: A Caribbean Journal of Criticism (1 July 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: A Caribbean Journal of Criticism (1 July 2019) 23 (2 (2)): 1–16.
Published: 01 July 2019
... provincialism.” The essay ultimately foregrounds archipelagic thinking as a way to recast the often pejorative idea of provincialism as well as offer a methodology for troubling the very idea of canonicity within Caribbean literature. Copyright © 2019 Small Axe, Inc. 2019 Wide Sargasso Sea Jean Rhys...
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Small Axe: A Caribbean Journal of Criticism (1 March 2015) 19 (1 (46)): 20–36.
Published: 01 March 2015
... space and offers them a methodology for destabilizing the world's (post)colonial orders. © Small Axe, Inc. 2015 differential repetition petit pays small countries scalar theory postcolonial geography In the early 1990s, Antonio Benítez-Rojo, Edouard Glissant, and Wilson Harris turned to...
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Small Axe: A Caribbean Journal of Criticism (1 July 2018) 22 (2 (56)): 219–231.
Published: 01 July 2018
...D. Alissa Trotz This essay engages a key thematic of Gaiutra Bahadur’s Coolie Woman: The Odyssey of Indenture —racialized, gendered and sexualized violence in the making of the “coolie” woman in British Guiana. Through literary nonfiction, Bahadur offers a rigorous and imaginative methodological...
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Small Axe: A Caribbean Journal of Criticism (1 February 2008) 12 (1): 169–181.
Published: 01 February 2008
... Nottage to consider the multiple and contradictory factors not related to tourism that informed the woman’s daily masquerade. He asks, drawing on methodologies common in African diaspora art historical studies, how we might reinterpret “the Queen of Nassau’s” self presentation in relation to other...
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Small Axe: A Caribbean Journal of Criticism (1 March 2017) 21 (1 (52)): 211–219.
Published: 01 March 2017
... and the more historically grounded use of creolization in the anglophone world. After outlining the various criticisms of the Éloge expressed in the author's 1995 essay “Shadowboxing in the Mangrove” (coauthored by Sally Price), it sketches in a history of the use of the creolization metaphor in the...
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Small Axe: A Caribbean Journal of Criticism (1 July 2019) 23 (2 (2)): 34–56.
Published: 01 July 2019
... file labeled “Freak Letters,” it considers the difficulties of recovering historical subjects structured by imperial frameworks of productivity and perversity, tracing instead the counternarratives of mobility, affect, and self-determination that might have shaped this black woman’s life. Using this...