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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
... me the great honor of quoting from one of my student essays in his review article on Ken Pryce’s Endless Pressure ; see Social and Economic Studies 31, no. 2 (1982): 170. 2 See Louis Lindsay, The Myth of Independence: Middle Class Politics and Non-mobilization in Jamaica , ISER Working...
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Small Axe (2019) 23 (1 (58)): vii–xiv.
Published: 01 March 2019
... and equally militant work of theoretical excursus from a generation earlier, carried out in relation to another Jamaican “evental historiography,” namely, the labor revolt of 1938. I am thinking of Ken Post’s Arise Ye Starvelings and its two-volume sequel, Strike the Iron , parts of an unfinished work...
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Small Axe (2015) 19 (1 (46)): 1–4.
Published: 01 March 2015
... by Richard 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
... 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 Show , 1971, Houston. Exhibition catalogue; photo by Hickey-Robertson, Houston. Menil Archives, the Menil Collection...
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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 (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 (2017) 21 (3 (54)): 63–84.
Published: 01 November 2017
... as one among many migration opportunities of which Jamaicans had long taken advantage rather than as a racial reparation or repatriation. Ken Post has offered the most sustained critique of the Left's insufficient analysis and understanding of the ways racial discrimination (and pride) affected political...
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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 (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 (2019) 23 (1 (58)): 169–186.
Published: 01 March 2019
... returned to Jamaica from England in late 1953, he entered the local political scene 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...
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Small Axe (2022) 26 (3 (69)): 14–30.
Published: 01 November 2022
... that “returns to the anticolonial” and uses the method of critical applied history requires revisiting the work of an early generation of scholars. Most notably, Ken Pryce and Maureen Cain emphasized the importance of analyses that were informed by the specificities of Caribbean historical and contemporary...
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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
..., Ken Ablack's cricketing commentaries on “Calling the West Indies” were lambasted in British Guiana. As it was reported in the Gleaner , “An editorial today attacked the biased broadcasts of Trinidad-born Kenneth Ablack during the cricket series now being played in England by the West Indies team...