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Small Axe: A Caribbean Journal of Criticism (1 February 2008) 12 (1): 16–37.
Published: 01 February 2008
...Curdella Forbes This article addresses a concept of individualism that has emerged in some contemporary Caribbean fictions. I examine the evidence of this in a general way and then with reference to Jamaica Kincaid's Mr. Potter and Colin Channer's Waiting in Vain . I suggest that their...
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Small Axe: A Caribbean Journal of Criticism (1 February 2008) 12 (1): 77–92.
Published: 01 February 2008
...Corinna McLeod Jamaica Kincaid's A Small Place reveals the subalternity of Antigua as a tourist locale; an identity which undermines Antigua's position as a nation. Through the use of a metafictional discourse, Kincaid's narrator deconstructs colonial, postcolonial and neocolonial myths, thereby...
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Small Axe: A Caribbean Journal of Criticism (1 October 2006) 10 (3): 37–53.
Published: 01 October 2006
...Kezia Page Small Axe Incorporated 2006 “What If He Did Not Have a Sister [Who Lived in the United States Jamaica Kincaid’s My Brother as Remittance Text Kezia Page In a version of this article presented at a West Indian literature conference in 1998, the title invoked Western...
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Small Axe: A Caribbean Journal of Criticism (1 November 2014) 18 (3 (45)): 78–89.
Published: 01 November 2014
... exemplary practitioners of this demanding task—on historically situated insider-outsiders such as Freud and Benjamin as well as on subaltern groups who seek recognition and reattachment to an illusory transcendental “civilization.” © Small Axe, Inc. 2014 Patrick Chamoiseau Jamaica Kincaid Walter...
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Small Axe: A Caribbean Journal of Criticism (1 March 2003) 7 (1): 172–176.
Published: 01 March 2003
...Curdella Forbes Small Axe Incorporated 2003 Writing the Autobiography of My Father Curdella Forbes Mr. Potter, Jamaica Kincaid. New York: Farrer, Strauss and Giroux, 2002. ISBN: 0374214948 man, hungry, unable to read or write, curses God. He dies violently, still curs- ing...
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Small Axe: A Caribbean Journal of Criticism (1 March 2003) 7 (1): 177–180.
Published: 01 March 2003
...Harold McDermott Small Axe Incorporated 2003 Writing the Autobiography of My Father Curdella Forbes Mr. Potter, Jamaica Kincaid. New York: Farrer, Strauss and Giroux, 2002. ISBN: 0374214948 man, hungry, unable to read or write, curses God. He dies violently, still curs...
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Small Axe: A Caribbean Journal of Criticism (1 March 2003) 7 (1): 181–182.
Published: 01 March 2003
... Small Axe Incorporated 2003 Writing the Autobiography of My Father Curdella Forbes Mr. Potter, Jamaica Kincaid. New York: Farrer, Strauss and Giroux, 2002. ISBN: 0374214948 man, hungry, unable to read or write, curses God. He dies violently, still curs- ing, howling at...
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Small Axe: A Caribbean Journal of Criticism (1 March 2005) 9 (1): 64–79.
Published: 01 March 2005
... course of this article I consider strategies for countering and overcoming the publishing industry’s deafness to our voices. With this in mind I will examine the work of two prominent Caribbean women writers—Jamaica Kincaid and Edwidge Danticat. Kincaid’s elevated status in the...
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Small Axe: A Caribbean Journal of Criticism (1 June 2006) 10 (2): 80–96.
Published: 01 June 2006
... behavior and/or performance in response to the industry. The opening excerpt from Jamaica Kincaid’s nonfictionA Small Place reveals the tension between 1. Jamaica Kincaid, A Small Place (New York: Farrar, 1988), 12–13. 2. I am specifically thinking of studies like Frank Fonda Taylor’s To...
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Small Axe: A Caribbean Journal of Criticism (1 June 2006) 10 (2): 1–18.
Published: 01 June 2006
... Caribbean: Alfred Mendes’s Black Fauns (1935) and Jamaica Kincaid’s My Brother (1997).1 These books are more than sixty years apart and are very different in terms of their plots and styles. Yet they intersect in their thematic explorations of sexual identities that do not conform to the heterosexual...
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Small Axe: A Caribbean Journal of Criticism (1 March 2002) 6 (1): 169–172.
Published: 01 March 2002
...: Ancestor or Creator?” Aspects of Traditional Belief in Ghana, Nigeria, and Sierra Leone (London: Longman, 1970). 117070 as Wilson Harris, Sylvia Wynter, and Jamaica Kincaid. Harris’s treatment of character as “nested” consciousnesses transmuting with the power of Anansi-/Legba-/Eshu-like...
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Small Axe: A Caribbean Journal of Criticism (1 November 2018) 22 (3 (57)): 90–104.
Published: 01 November 2018
... sympathy but also to challenge hegemonic narratives that simplify our understandings of post/colonial time and space: Taking inspiration from Kincaid, we might therefore understand empathy not only as an emotion that connects (or distances) human subjects in the “here and now,” but also as an affective...
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Small Axe: A Caribbean Journal of Criticism (1 June 2008) 12 (2): 160–167.
Published: 01 June 2008
... that Jamaica Kincaid encountered in her father’s insistence on wearing always the same brown 2. See José Lezama Lima, La expressión americana, ed. Irlemar Chiampi (Mexico: Fondo de Cultura Económica, 1993). 3. “Emancipate yourselves from mental slavery; none but ourselves can free...
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Small Axe: A Caribbean Journal of Criticism (1 March 2012) 16 (1 (37)): 144–153.
Published: 01 March 2012
... helped to effect a cultural and material transformation: it gave slaveholders an opportunity to disinvest from slavery and to slough off most of its stigma. As Jamaica Kincaid puts it, “Once you cease to be a master, once you throw off your master’s yoke, you are no longer human rubbish, you are...
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Small Axe: A Caribbean Journal of Criticism (1 November 2011) 15 (3 (36)): 188–191.
Published: 01 November 2011
..., Phillips,University, Jamaica and Caribbean San human Luis Kincaid, studies,Obispo.rights. Edwidge Among indigenousHer research Danticat, other studies, subjects, and and teaching theoriesV. she has interests of racepublished and include eth on...
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Small Axe: A Caribbean Journal of Criticism (1 June 2008) 12 (2): 191–193.
Published: 01 June 2008
... Kincaid and the Writing of New Worlds (2008). She has recently co-edited (with Joseph Young) two collections: Erasing Public Memory: Race, Aesthetics, and Cultural Amnesia in the Americas (2007); and Race and the Foundations of Knowledges: Cultural Amnesia in the Academy (2006). José F. Buscaglia...
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Small Axe: A Caribbean Journal of Criticism (1 July 2011) 15 (2 (35)): vii–x.
Published: 01 July 2011
... writers are connected to earlier generations of readers and writers. She asks, for instance, “With what institutions of education and publication has [Jamaica] Kincaid been linked, relative to writers such as George Lamming, and what are the stories of generation, class, and gender that...
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Small Axe: A Caribbean Journal of Criticism (1 November 2009) 13 (3 (30)): 186–189.
Published: 01 November 2009
... L’exorcisme de la blès: Vaincre la souffrance dans “Autobiographie de ma mère” de Jamaica Kincaid (2007), for which she was awarded the Frantz Fanon Prize by the Caribbean Philosophical Association, and is the editor of Images de soi dans les sociétés post-coloniales (2006) and Art et spiritualité dans...
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Small Axe: A Caribbean Journal of Criticism (1 July 2010) 14 (2 (32)): 160–167.
Published: 01 July 2010
... condemnation of the repression of homosexuals by Fidel Cas- tro’s socialist regime; and Jamaica Kincaid’s vivid documentation of her brother’s battle with AIDS, denouncing the societal ignorance of HIV/AIDS in Antigua. In Goodison’s own Jamaica, Rosie Stone reveals how, as “the good wife,” she bought into...
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Small Axe: A Caribbean Journal of Criticism (1 November 2014) 18 (3 (45)): 1–17.
Published: 01 November 2014
... traumas of poverty and colonial education in George Lamming's In the Castle of My Skin , to Jamaica Kincaid's portrayal of familial alienation and strained parent-child relationships in My Brother , as well as these authors' eventual exile because of the legacies of colonialism, economic realities, and...