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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 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 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 July 2014) 18 (2 (44)): 108–122.
Published: 01 July 2014
... plots indentured diasporic experience along an unwavering trajectory of progress. It begins at the departure point (Calcutta) and ends somewhere else (outside India), unspecified and aspirational (“lands far away, seeking better livelihoods”). It is not entirely clear where the experience of Caribbean...
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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
... outside and killed soon after. 7 The general assumption, then, was that young men, 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...
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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
... 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 relation to forced “repatriation” to the Caribbean in the wake of the riots. “Faced with significant elements of the white working class...
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Small Axe: A Caribbean Journal of Criticism (1 November 2018) 22 (3 (57)): 90–104.
Published: 01 November 2018
... islands; the ability to travel as a tourist; the livelihood challenges of poverty; the difficulties of negotiating racial, gender, and national and regional stereotypes; the opportunities of writing and creating transnational collaborative art and literature (as can be seen from the interweaving of A...
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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
... 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 and truthful...
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Small Axe: A Caribbean Journal of Criticism (1 March 2004) 8 (1 (15)): 1–20.
Published: 01 March 2004
... organized a group of about 150—predominantly—women on a militant walk through Linden, an urban Afro- Guyanese mining town whose livelihood has been severely eroded in the wake of struc- ssmallmall tural adjustment programs. Signifi cantly, one of the reasons that Linden was chosen had aaxexe...
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Small Axe: A Caribbean Journal of Criticism (1 July 2013) 17 (2 (41)): 74–87.
Published: 01 July 2013
... efforts,” and some worked as mechanics, which allowed them to settle in Pôrto Velho rather than moving along with the track construction and the other workers. Barbadian men and women also worked as carpenters and seamstresses and influenced local livelihood and architecture. Sidney Greenfield documents...