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Small Axe (2005) 9 (2): 104–108.
Published: 01 September 2005
...Barbara Prézeau-Stephenson Small Axe Incorporated 2005 On Mario Benjamin Barbara Prézeau-Stephenson n the New World, the baroque aesthetic takes a particular form. As a sensibility, it has been incorrectly defi ned as excessive ornamentation. Th e baroque sensibility came to...
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Small Axe (2013) 17 (3 (42)): 227–243.
Published: 01 November 2013
... the artist. This essay looks closely at one collaborative and two solo works by Mario Benjamin to explore the impact that commissioning projects has had on the development of a body of contemporary Haitian art represented as focusing on localistic catastrophe. In each case, the essay juxtaposes...
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Small Axe (2008) 12 (3 (27)): 94–104.
Published: 01 October 2008
... the past two decades, situating developments in their socioeconomic and political context and considering them in relation to the international art trade. Central to the study is the work of Mario Benjamin, Maxence Denis, and Edouard Duval Carrié, but sections of the article are also devoted to women...
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Small Axe (2015) 19 (2 (47)): 111–119.
Published: 01 July 2015
...Mario Alejandro Ariza el viejo plantó árboles: for Gabriella, a Caribbean pine to Daniél a royal palm, and I got a roble, an ironwood oak that grows, and grows. Grandfather never grew one hyacinth. No rosebud ever sprang from his dull spade. Instead, he would pick up old coconuts...
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Small Axe (2008) 12 (3 (27)): 53–57.
Published: 01 October 2008
...Mario Benjamin ©2008 Small Axe Incorporated. All rights reserved. 2008 Mario Benjamin Untitled 54 | SX27 • Untitled SX27 • October 2008 • Mario Benjamin | 55 56 | SX27 • Untitled SX27 • October 2008 • Mario...
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Small Axe (2007) 11 (2): 111–114.
Published: 01 June 2007
... accessories for sale. Try on one today! Images courtesy the artist from The Jeans Project. 2007, Port of Spain A collaboration between Mario Lewis and Radical Designs in which artists were invited to experiment with jeans. small axe 23 • June 2007 • p 111–114 • ISSN 0799-0537 ...
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Small Axe (2008) 12 (3 (27)): 175–178.
Published: 01 October 2008
... Baltimore, where he is professor of English at Goucher College and director of the Kratz Center for Creative Writing. Mario Benjamin is one of Haiti’s leading contemporary artists. Using video and multi-media, painting, installation, and other mixed media, he addresses issues of identity, ethnicity...
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Small Axe (2016) 20 (3 (51)): 123–137.
Published: 01 November 2016
... City: J. Mortiz, 1969). 28 To develop this idea, Fernández Retamar quotes Jorge Alberto Manrique, who reminds the reader that Borges the outsider embodied a Caliban of his own making. See “Calibán revisitado,” in Todo Calibán , 15. 27 Mario Vargas Llosa, Contra viento y marea (1962–1982...
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Small Axe (2005) 9 (2): 205–208.
Published: 01 September 2005
... CONTRIBUTORS Mario Benjamin was born in Port-au-Prince in 1964. A self-taught artist, he is one of the most important artists to have emerged in Haiti since the 1980s. Since his fi rst exhibition in 1983, he has become one of the leading fi gures of the Haitian avant-garde, experimenting...
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Small Axe (2017) 21 (1 (52)): 99–109.
Published: 01 March 2017
..., Morera is mostly an autodidact. She grew up in Matanzas and moved to Havana in 1962, where she was welcomed by the poet José Mario Rodríguez. At the time, Rodríguez was working at Ediciones El Puente, an alternative independent editorial project that aimed to break down the elitist nature of the Cuban...
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Small Axe (2014) 18 (2 (44)): 1–17.
Published: 01 July 2014
... product of “French philosophy” and “Italian politics.” 11 Antonio Negri positions Empire within a narrowly Italian tradition, writing that its method and theory “ comes from … Italian workerism ( operaismo ),” 12 a tradition that found a foundational theoretical articulation in Mario Tronti's...
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Small Axe (2018) 22 (2 (56)): 72–84.
Published: 01 July 2018
...—that women chose to concede to the parameters of the dictatorial rule of Trujillo. The fact that this symbolic violence continues to be exerted on Dominican women of the past is evidenced further by the historic novels of Junot Díaz and Mario Vargas Llosa. Like discussion of the Isabel Mayer book...
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Small Axe (2019) 23 (3 (60)): 69–85.
Published: 01 November 2019
.... This project, which we know because of an epistolary exchange between Fuentes and Mario Vargas Llosa, had a broad definition of the caudillo, one that I think is essential to understand the response of contemporary US Caribbean authors to the dictator novel genre that emerged from it. Fuentes initially...
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Small Axe (2019) 23 (3 (60)): 155–166.
Published: 01 November 2019
... Allan Poe (Philadelphia: Courage Books, 1983), 281. See my annotated version of this text in the online journal La Habana Elegante 53 (Spring–Summer 2013), www.habanaelegante.com/Spring_Summer_2013/Hojas _CruzMalave.html. On Lezama Lima’s concept of “reminiscing reasoning,” see also Enrico Mario...
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Small Axe (2013) 17 (3 (42)): 213–222.
Published: 01 November 2013
... and the Caribbean.” Review of After Africa , by Roger D. Abrahams and John F. Szwed; Urban Life in Kingston, Jamaica , by Diane J. Austin; Death Row , by Mario Hector; Africa in Latin America , by Manuel Moreno Fraginals; Race, Class, and Political Symbols , by Anita M. Waters. Latin American...
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Small Axe (2008) 12 (3 (27)): 87–93.
Published: 01 October 2008
... festival of Haitian films, and was the opening film at the Third Film Festival of Jacmel, Haiti. Many video practitioners work in the field either as producers, cameramen, or editors. Some also work as directors. The most notable among these are Mario Delatour, Jean Fabius, Claude Mancuso, Jean...
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Small Axe (2014) 18 (2 (44)): 18–35.
Published: 01 July 2014
... Enlightenment (Durham, NC: Duke University Press, 2004), 6, 7. 9 Mario Vargas Llosa, La fiesta del chivo (Madrid: Alfaguara, 2000). 10 See Maja Horn, Masculinity after Trujillo: The Politics of Gender in Dominican Literature (Gainesville: University Press of Florida, 2014). 11 Bruce...
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Small Axe (2016) 20 (3 (51)): 1–19.
Published: 01 November 2016
...”: Yolanda Wood, Dominique Brébion, Alissandra Cummins, Christopher Cozier, Albert Chong, Annalee Davis, Osaira Muyale, Winston Branch, Ernest Bréleur, Alexandre Arrechea, Belkis Ramírez, Jorge Pineda, Pascal Meccariello, Charles Juhász-Alvarado, and Mario Benjamin. Special thanks as well to Susana Moralo...
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Small Axe (2005) 9 (2): v–vii.
Published: 01 September 2005
... the Third Generation Nicole Roberts 86 ART/WORK On Mario Benjamin, Barbara Prézeau-Stephenson 104 Blending with Motifs and Colors: Haitian History Interpreted by Édouard Duval Carrié Carl Hermann Middelanis...
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Small Axe (2005) 9 (2): viii–xiii.
Published: 01 September 2005
... the Third Generation Nicole Roberts 86 ART/WORK On Mario Benjamin, Barbara Prézeau-Stephenson 104 Blending with Motifs and Colors: Haitian History Interpreted by Édouard Duval Carrié Carl Hermann Middelanis...