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Small Axe (2018) 22 (3 (57)): 47–55.
Published: 01 November 2018
... with movement, much of our understanding of Maroon in/ securities might in fact also be linked to land. The concern with land as security is, for example, written into the various Maroon treaties signed with colonial powers to cease military action. 17 The sixteenth-century treaty signed by the Spanish...
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Small Axe (2018) 22 (3 (57)): 105–114.
Published: 01 November 2018
...Anyaa Anim-Addo This essay examines in/securities through a central focus on strategies for securing livelihoods after emancipation. While the postemancipation period in the Caribbean was marked by clamorous debate about the region’s economic future, this essay is concerned with the quieter...
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Small Axe (2018) 22 (3 (57)): 68–80.
Published: 01 November 2018
... vulnerable nor wholly resilient to the vagaries of global change. Instead, their livelihood in/securities often straddle both sides of the vulnerability-resilience spectrum. Copyright © 2018 Small Axe, Inc. 2018 vulnerability resilience global change in/security Caribbean agriculture...
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Small Axe (2004) 8 (1 (15)): 218–222.
Published: 01 March 2004
... garden wash away. Th e trees get sick and die. All the lettuce, the pepper, the thyme, the corn all go to waste. In 1961 I was starting to plant them back. I went with Fred to Agricola in the Land Rover. We used to pack all the young trees in the back then drive down the highway with them. Th...
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Small Axe (2020) 24 (2 (62)): 96–109.
Published: 01 July 2020
...-hinds . 46 See “Antigua and Barbuda: Barbudans Fighting for Land Rights,” Human Rights Watch , 12 July 2018, www.hrw.org/news/2018/07/12/antigua-and-barbuda-barbudans-fighting-land-rights . 45 For a discussion of the flourishing of queer life and activism in Puerto Rico post-Maria, see...
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Small Axe (2017) 21 (2 (53)): 45–61.
Published: 01 July 2017
... that cuts across the divide between “roots” and “relations.” State proclamations supported the claim to formerly French territory with language that implied a multigenerational attachment to the land while demanding the expulsion of the French as foreign. At the same time, they reconfigured indigeneity...
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Small Axe (2007) 11 (3): 16–33.
Published: 01 October 2007
... they are governed by the United States, the United Kingdom, France, or the Nether- lands.8 Caribbean governments are also highly engaged in forming new regional associations 6. Marc Lacey, “New Routes and New Risk, As More Haitians Flee,” The New York Times, 19 May 2007. Haitians have...
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Small Axe (2013) 17 (1 (40)): 40–49.
Published: 01 March 2013
... and James Jackson Papers, box 14, folder 5. 13 Robin Kelley, Hammer and Hoe: Alabama Communists during the Great Depression (Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 1990), 207. 12 National Integrity and Security Make Negro Youth of the South Assets of Democracy , pamphlet, Esther...
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Small Axe (2017) 21 (3 (54)): 63–84.
Published: 01 November 2017
...Deborah A. Thomas In Rex Nettleford's Mirror Mirror: Identity, Race, and Protest in Jamaica , Rastafari appears as an expression of black knowledge and politics and as a barometer of the immediate postindependence security concerns as they related to black Jamaicans. This essay is interested...
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Small Axe (2014) 18 (3 (45)): 18–34.
Published: 01 November 2014
... of the PNM in 1986, scholars have posited the gradual waning of the creole nationalist project and the rise of postcolonial multiculturalism. 6 Epitomized by the national anthem's popular characterization of Trinidad and Tobago as the land “where every creed and race [can] find an equal place...
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Small Axe (2005) 9 (2): v–vii.
Published: 01 September 2005
... that swept the uncivil past away. But of course the revolution did not axe materialize; not nearly. What happened to Titid, some people ask. What made his second coming, secured as it was by the “immaculate invasion” of US troops, so unlike the fi rst? Were there com- promises...
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Small Axe (2005) 9 (2): viii–xiii.
Published: 01 September 2005
... that swept the uncivil past away. But of course the revolution did not axe materialize; not nearly. What happened to Titid, some people ask. What made his second coming, secured as it was by the “immaculate invasion” of US troops, so unlike the fi rst? Were there com- promises...
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Small Axe (2019) 23 (1 (58)): 52–61.
Published: 01 March 2019
... essay therefore opened by recounting the gains of the 1970s, offering a catalog of national victories secured from minimum wage, free education, and maternity leave to the end of the bastardy act. The fact that the WPJ deemed it important to generate a self-reflective document demonstrates, first...
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Small Axe (2020) 24 (2 (62)): 175–186.
Published: 01 July 2020
... and had robbed Liberia, through a “great concession made to a Wall Street corporation,” of its nominal freedom given. Further, the conjuncture of US imperialism and finance had facilitated the decimation of Haiti by US military occupation, expropriated the republic of its land and resources, and subjected...
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Small Axe (2019) 23 (1 (58)): 77–96.
Published: 01 March 2019
... a selection of (semi)autobiographical 1970s-based literary works such as Anthony C. Winkler’s Going Home to Teach , Brian Meeks’s Paint the Town Red , and Margaret Cezair-Thompson’s The True History of Paradise (and interweaving Shara McCallum’s This Strange Land ), this essay examines some shortcomings...
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Small Axe (2017) 21 (3 (54)): 138–151.
Published: 01 November 2017
... of high property values and exclusivity. Knutsford Boulevard forms the central spine of the New Kingston business district that shades on its fringes into a land-use pattern of mixed residential and commercial properties. In the 1950s and '60s, the emergent middle class of the nationalist generation...
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Small Axe (2006) 10 (1): 28–58.
Published: 01 February 2006
... and within cultures? For the land rights claims of native peoples, what are the consequences of the failure of Carib- bean and Latin American governments to establish truly anticolonial, anticapitalist, and antiracist policies? SX19 February 2006 Shona N. Jackson | 31 ordersB There are in fact two...
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Small Axe (2003) 7 (2): 159–167.
Published: 01 September 2003
... SSmithmith seen in isolation from each other, and that all places leave a critical mark. I use the term “critical transition period” above to indicate the intensity of feelings and expectations attached to the Baptist project in Jamaica, as, having helped to secure freedom and then “full freedom...
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Small Axe (2020) 24 (2 (62)): 133–146.
Published: 01 July 2020
... Land Act of 2007, which for the first time formally secured in writing the prevailing sense among Barbudans that all land in Barbuda belongs to them in common. 21 The act stipulated that no land could be sold and no person could acquire the ownership of land in Barbuda. Under the act, Barbudans were...
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Small Axe (2006) 10 (2): 19–39.
Published: 01 June 2006
... that even while in their native lands, writers “are made to feel a sense of exile by [their] inadequacy and [their] irrelevance of function.”12 He sees no role for himself in his own society because that society cannot or will not legiti- mate him. Lamming explains how in the colonies his occupation...