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Small Axe (2009) 13 (2): 218–228.
Published: 01 July 2009
... on its author’s own expertise and interests: Ken’s in music, Aisha’s in creolization, and Deb’s in the development and future directions of Caribbean studies. None really engages the central narrative of Travels with Tooy, which (for those of you not yet familiar with it) begins in Martinique...
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Small Axe (2020) 24 (3 (63)): vii–x.
Published: 01 November 2020
..., The Myth of Independence: Middle Class Politics and Non-mobilization in Jamaica , ISER Working Paper No. 6 (Kingston: Institute of Social and Economic Research, 1975). 1 Beckford would do me the great honor of quoting from one of my student essays in his review article on Ken Pryce’s Endless...
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Small Axe (2019) 23 (1 (58)): vii–xiv.
Published: 01 March 2019
...David Scott 15 Ken Post, Arise Ye Starvelings: The Jamaican Labour Rebellion of 1938 and Its Aftermath (The Hague: Martinus Nihoff, 1978), and Strike the Iron: A Colony at War, 1939–1945 , 2 vols. (Atlantic Highlands: Humanities, 1981). The third volume in the sequence, to be called...
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Small Axe (2015) 19 (1 (46)): 1–4.
Published: 01 March 2015
... Hart, Frank Hill, Ken Hill, and Arthur Henry driving the nationalist project from inside the People's National Party. So that although Stuart rarely spoke of this period in any detail, it seems to me that we have to think of his colonial literary education, combined with the radical political...
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Small Axe (2010) 14 (2 (32)): 56–82.
Published: 01 July 2010
... the mores of the colonial bourgeoisie. Ken Post identifies “The Philosopher” as the pseudonym of Frank Hill, who in addition to working as editor of Public Opinion from 1937 to 1939 also wrote short stories and plays during this period.24 The Philosopher’s pieces mix references to high...
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Small Axe (2003) 7 (2): 1–22.
Published: 01 September 2003
..., told in a theoretically sophisticated way by Ken Post in his unsurpassed book Arise Ye Starvelings Th is is a story driven less by the derivative administrative narrative of con- 13. Wendell Bell, Jamaican Leaders: Political Attitudes in a New Nation (Berkeley: University...
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Small Axe (2011) 15 (3 (36)): 173–187.
Published: 01 November 2011
... and protest in the English-speaking Caribbean had long shaped my understanding of the postwar Caribbean and the movements toward decolonization from the march to self-government in the 1930s to the tumultuous 1970s. The works of Ken Post, Obika Gray, Anthony Bogues, Brian Meeks, and Rupert Lewis taught...
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Small Axe (2008) 12 (3 (27)): 1–13.
Published: 01 October 2008
... of abolition. The mayor of London, Ken Livingstone, claimed in a public intervention in March 2007 that the state failure to issue an apology for a “crime as monstrous as the slave trade” had the effect of diminishing Britain in the eyes of the world. In a piece entitled “Why I am...
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Small Axe (2001) 5 (2): 85–177.
Published: 01 September 2001
..., Walter Rodney’s Intellectual and Political ( ought (Kingston: . e Press UWI, 1998), 89. 9911 the Young Socialist League, used to invite me to some of the meetings. In addition, lecturers like Ken Post, and others...
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Small Axe (2017) 21 (3 (54)): 43–47.
Published: 01 November 2017
... to an interview in an early issue of Small Axe ; see David Scott, “‘No Savior from on High’: An Interview with Ken Post,” Small Axe , no. 4 (September 1998): 88. 6 Two books that come to mind as embodying instructive rehistoricizing directions are Deborah Thomas, Modern Blackness: Nationalism...
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Small Axe (2012) 16 (2 (38)): 213–227.
Published: 01 July 2012
... post -formalist was his attention to the porous borderline that separates text from context while also imbricating the two. Whereas Anglo-American formalist traditions tend Figure 3. From left , Helen Winkler, Peter Bradley, Ken Noland, and Clement Greenberg, during the installation of the De Luxe...
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Small Axe (2009) 13 (1): 1–18.
Published: 01 March 2009
... Payne-Jackson and Alleyne, Jamaican Folk Medicine, 61–62; Ken Bilby, e-mail to author, 14 April 2005. 53 This statement is based on conversations and observations during visits to Jamaica, Trinidad, Guyana, and Barbados between 1996 and 2008, and more formal interviews conducted in Jamaica...
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Small Axe (2017) 21 (3 (54)): 63–84.
Published: 01 November 2017
... of the West Indies, and especially the Workers Party of Jamaica, would combine forces with particular groups of Rastafari. 32 Frank Jan Van Dijk, “Sociological Means: Colonial Reactions to the Radicalization of Rastafari in Jamaica, 1956–1959,” New West Indian Guide 69, nos. 1–2 (1995): 69. Ken Post...
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Small Axe (2004) 8 (2): 1–31.
Published: 01 September 2004
... frequently dressed in the regalia of the UNIA s African legion or in an assortment of costumes, embodied in his appearance a new black (African) subjectivity, a position he also preached Garvey and champions of his cause positioned Africa as 22. According to Ken Post the report appeared in the Daily Gleaner...
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Small Axe (2007) 11 (1): 156–163.
Published: 01 February 2007
...-organization: Three Decades of Turbulence in Grenada,” Journal of Commonwealth and Comparative Politics 23, no. 2 (1985): 91–111; Ken Boodhoo, Grenada: the Birth and Death of a Revolution (Latin American and Caribbean Center, Florida International University, 1984); Robert Beck, The Grenada...
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Small Axe (2010) 14 (1 (31)): 193–199.
Published: 01 March 2010
...] Dayan, Haiti, History, and the Gods (Berkeley: University of California Press, 1995), 65–74. 31 • March 2010 • Colin Dayan  |  197 The law was not beyond the ken of slaves, but something that obsessed them. They understood its...
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Small Axe (2019) 23 (1 (58)): 169–186.
Published: 01 March 2019
... obliquely, yet significantly, on the tail-end of his father’s decision to expel from the party the influential Marxist Left: Ken Hill, Frank Hill, Arthur Henry, and Richard Hart, called the “4 H’s,” who had built and led the party’s trade union affiliate, the Trade Union Congress, the backbone...
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Small Axe (2013) 17 (2 (41)): 1–7.
Published: 01 July 2013
...: Labour Rebellions in the British Caribbean, 1934–39 (London: James Curry, 1995); and on Jamaica in 1938, see Ken Post, Arise Ye Starvelings: The Jamaican Labour Rebellion of 1938 and Its Aftermath (The Hague: Nijhoff, 1978). 4 T. S. Simey, Welfare and Planning in the West Indies (Oxford...
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Small Axe (2015) 19 (3 (48)): 1–28.
Published: 01 November 2015
... sense to describe the maintenance of power through the articulation and accommodation of contradictory forces, the forging of “unity” through difference. 20 Marson was by no means the lone West Indian at the BBC; her Caribbean colleagues at various points included Ulric Cross, June Grimble, Ken...
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Small Axe (2018) 22 (3 (57)): 37–46.
Published: 01 November 2018
... Indies Press, 2015), 36; hereafter cited in the text. 22 Apocalypse , or a large-scale disaster or collapse, is the usual sense of “autoclaps.” See, for example, Ken Jones, “Autocrats and Autoclaps,” Jamaica Observer , 14 March 2015, www.jamaicaobserver.com/columns/Autocrats-and--autoclaps...