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Small Axe: A Caribbean Journal of Criticism (1 November 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: A Caribbean Journal of Criticism (1 November 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 In this...
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Small Axe: A Caribbean Journal of Criticism (1 July 2011) 15 (2 (35)): 59–77.
Published: 01 July 2011
... Sørensen refer to as “mobile livelihoods,” shifting “the analytical focus from place to mobility, and from an overdetermined emphasis on ‘place of origin’ and ‘place of destination’ to a more open-ended exploration of the movements involved in sustaining a livelihood.”24 Kinwork for...
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Small Axe: A Caribbean Journal of Criticism (1 March 2014) 18 (1 (43)): 193–199.
Published: 01 March 2014
..., since they were getting reports of men being killed by police when they reentered the community, so he went to stay with family members “uptown.” He stayed away for over a year, too traumatized to go back, and without a livelihood (he had had a music stand that was well frequented when Passa Passa was...
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Small Axe: A Caribbean Journal of Criticism (1 October 2007) 11 (3): 83–92.
Published: 01 October 2007
... the box of his livelihood on the bench, on top of which rests yet another icon of Dominican style, the baseball cap or cachucha. Roberto Stephenson: Taken with infrared negative, the movement in “Dancing for the Ball” is poetic and enchanting. Roberto Stephenson—half-Haitian, half-Italian...
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Small Axe: A Caribbean Journal of Criticism (1 July 2014) 18 (2 (44)): 108–122.
Published: 01 July 2014
... They Set Forth … This memorial commemorates the thousands of indentured Indian workers who sailed from Kolkata Port between 1834 and 1920, to lands far away, seeking better livelihoods for themselves and their families. This is a celebration of their pioneering spirit, endurance, determination and...
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Small Axe: A Caribbean Journal of Criticism (1 March 2018) 22 (1 (55)): 71–84.
Published: 01 March 2018
..., in tombs of homophobic irrationality. This is the queer afterlife of faith when so much of queer theory—unable to see beyond the presumption of death’s finality—has laid faith to rot in sarcophagi of fear and loathing. The quotidian resolution—of a presumed religious crusade against LGBT livelihood...
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Small Axe: A Caribbean Journal of Criticism (1 November 2018) 22 (3 (57)): 81–89.
Published: 01 November 2018
..., often referred to as “youth,” were gunmen, although in certain cases officers would waive this presumption on learning more about a young man’s livelihood, family responsibility, and demeanor. 8 In contrast, during the operation, as during many other security operations in inner-city neighborhoods...
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Small Axe: A Caribbean Journal of Criticism (1 November 2018) 22 (3 (57)): 37–46.
Published: 01 November 2018
..., gives a welcome insight into the range of in/securities that Maroons have negotiated—such as livelihood and food in/securities—as they not only fled the plantation but also sustained a life beyond it. 3 At the most extreme, one actor’s security measure might actually be the source of another person’s...
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Small Axe: A Caribbean Journal of Criticism (1 November 2010) 14 (3 (33)): 152–162.
Published: 01 November 2010
..., the volatile antinomies and vicissitudes of which were the very immediate atmosphere of their lives and livelihoods, had injected the demand for the universality of the human right of freedom into the public sphere, the Haitian Revolution rudely placed before them the limits...
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Small Axe: A Caribbean Journal of Criticism (1 July 2011) 15 (2 (35)): 186–196.
Published: 01 July 2011
... Scotland who earned a livelihood doing manual labor, and the pale, anemic writers he met in London” (36). White West Indian Pierre- Gustave-Louis Borde cataloged the great challenges confronting the historian in Trinidad 190  |  The Nineteenth-Century Roots of Postcolonial Caribbean...
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Small Axe: A Caribbean Journal of Criticism (1 November 2018) 22 (3 (57)): 56–67.
Published: 01 November 2018
... seamen at Cardiff. Coloured seamen claim that as members of the Seamen’s Union employed on British vessels, they should not now be denied the right to earn a livelihood.” 25 The next section explores the forms of resistance and agency shaped by seafarers of color based in Cardiff and Liverpool in...
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Small Axe: A Caribbean Journal of Criticism (1 November 2018) 22 (3 (57)): 90–104.
Published: 01 November 2018
... spaces. Within the Caribbean, repetitive and archipelagic representations and relationships are demonstrated through simultaneously connected and bounded experiences of security: monitored migration between islands; the ability to travel as a tourist; the livelihood challenges of poverty; the...
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Small Axe: A Caribbean Journal of Criticism (1 June 2006) 10 (2): 261–268.
Published: 01 June 2006
... reality of young scholars laboring in the United States and dependent on its institu- tions for our livelihoods? In such a situation, the Caribbean has only so much marketing appeal. The savvy US-based scholar might sail through the region and pick up a few interesting questions...
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Small Axe: A Caribbean Journal of Criticism (1 June 2006) 10 (2): 269–275.
Published: 01 June 2006
... reality of young scholars laboring in the United States and dependent on its institu- tions for our livelihoods? In such a situation, the Caribbean has only so much marketing appeal. The savvy US-based scholar might sail through the region and pick up a few interesting questions...
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Small Axe: A Caribbean Journal of Criticism (1 June 2006) 10 (2): 276–286.
Published: 01 June 2006
... reality of young scholars laboring in the United States and dependent on its institu- tions for our livelihoods? In such a situation, the Caribbean has only so much marketing appeal. The savvy US-based scholar might sail through the region and pick up a few interesting questions...
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Small Axe: A Caribbean Journal of Criticism (1 June 2006) 10 (2): 287–289.
Published: 01 June 2006
... dependent on its institu- tions for our livelihoods? In such a situation, the Caribbean has only so much marketing appeal. The savvy US-based scholar might sail through the region and pick up a few interesting questions, subjects, or characters but in the end will choose to settle safely...
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Small Axe: A Caribbean Journal of Criticism (1 July 2014) 18 (2 (44)): 95–107.
Published: 01 July 2014
... labor—the one on which her livelihood and perhaps even existence depended—lay in how effective her practices were. Early modern healers needed to have access to a position of (at the very least, momentary) political, social, or religious ascendancy in order for their rites to be considered effective...
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Small Axe: A Caribbean Journal of Criticism (1 July 2013) 17 (2 (41)): 74–87.
Published: 01 July 2013
... men and women also worked as carpenters and seamstresses and influenced local livelihood and architecture. Sidney Greenfield documents the existence of “Barbados Town” or “Bajan Hill” in Pôrto Velho, where migrants built their own houses using “Barbadian vernacular architecture.” 26 Will...
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Small Axe: A Caribbean Journal of Criticism (1 March 2014) 18 (1 (43)): 38–54.
Published: 01 March 2014
... monument and plaque in Kolkata (Calcutta) to the memory of people from India who had emigrated from there (and Madras, aka Chennai) under indenture. It reads, in part, With due recognition and lasting remembrance of Indian indentured labourers who left these shores … seeking better livelihoods in far away...