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Small Axe (2018) 22 (3 (57)): 47–55.
Published: 01 November 2018
... of surveillance assemblages. But even more than a feeling, Maroon insecurity might be said to describe an experience of precarity. This attention to these Maroon in/securities revises the grand narratives of marronage in heroic terms that have often been dominant in the cultural and popular imagination across...
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Small Axe (2017) 21 (2 (53)): 184–192.
Published: 01 July 2017
... of the failure of such projects. 12 Yet there is another possibility, suggested both by the history of marronage and by contemporary forms of what Bonilla calls strategic entanglement . For Bonilla, the historical experience of marronage provides a new way of reading Caribbean history, not in the terms set...
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Small Axe (2021) 25 (3 (66)): 134–146.
Published: 01 November 2021
... epistemological status as the Garifuna homeland associated with ancestral marronage. The author looks at how public performances of Garifuna Settlement Day in Central America and the United States (New York City is home to the largest Garifuna communities outside Central America’s Caribbean coasts) open...
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Small Axe (2018) 22 (3 (57)): 151–159.
Published: 01 November 2018
... meanings of emancipation to ferret out what it might signify for black unfreedom and a coming and potential black freedom. Recent debates in political theory have turned to fugitivity and marronage both as terms to highlight black unfreedom and as ways to mark black renegade flights of desires...
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Small Axe (2016) 20 (1 (49)): 62–78.
Published: 01 March 2016
.... The helpful but limited language of petit marronage (“temporary” flight or “repetitive or periodic truancy”) and grand marronage (“permanent,” alternative community formation) took hold elsewhere in more historical, ethnographic, or political economic discourses focusing on French and Dutch as well...
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Small Axe (2021) 25 (1 (64)): 15–27.
Published: 01 March 2021
... strategically conflates weaponry with food: the representation of pruning hooks as weapons also metaphorically reinforces the idea that food sovereignty itself is a form of combat against the British Empire. “During marronage, agents struggle psychologically, socially, metaphysically, and politically...
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Small Axe (2020) 24 (1 (61)): 132–141.
Published: 01 March 2020
... on to reflect on and trouble preconceived ideas about Maroon subjectivity, marronage , and Africa . It concludes by imagining ways Schomburg would engage our present. Schomburg would have been pleased to see how far his collection has grown and the breadth of services it offers to many from all...
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Small Axe (2020) 24 (1 (61)): 96–102.
Published: 01 March 2020
... as marronage in flight and antistate responses. Decolonization as a political future links both projects not only in the foundation of modern nation-states but also in the formation of cultural nationalism. This is key for the representations of landscape and territory, as we see clearly in the essays...
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Small Axe (2020) 24 (1 (61)): 142–151.
Published: 01 March 2020
... surrounding him and his contemporaries. The exchange includes ruminations about marronage and Maroon subjectivity; the futurity of the archive, including its omissions; and a redefining of blackness as a force that ruptures and disrupts facile categorization. In February 1933, Opportunity published...
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Small Axe (2019) 23 (1 (58)): 150–168.
Published: 01 March 2019
... colonial representations and create community in profound ways. Drawing on Sylvia Wynter’s work on colonial epistemologies and representation in relation to questions of race and decolonization and on Rex Nettleford’s discussion of embodiment and marronage, the author lays out a method of decolonial...
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Small Axe (2017) 21 (2 (53)): 201–208.
Published: 01 July 2017
.... 31 On this we disagree. Unlike attempts that might seek to theorize non-sovereignty or marronage as a form of freedom, my work seeks to examine how marronage, lyannaj , and strategic entanglement constitute political categories in their own right that challenge and upend Western liberal projects...
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Small Axe (2006) 10 (1): v–ix.
Published: 01 February 2006
... been particularly charged sites historically, lying as they did at the edges of competing empires: their signifi cance marked by piracy, contraband, marronage, the production of people of intermediate (mestizo) or unclassifi able “race,” and the invention of new languages from older...
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Small Axe (2021) 25 (3 (66)): 24–44.
Published: 01 November 2021
... by those who inhabit Hispaniola. Pairing the Dominican Republic’s and Haiti’s shared heritage of marronage with Africa is a radical move, one that counters the fatal-conflict narrative. In Rueda’s imagination, Makandal is transformed into a figure of modernity with the capacity to embody the island...
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Small Axe (2015) 19 (3 (48)): 102–120.
Published: 01 November 2015
..., or marronage for the people of Martinique to follow. Insofar as poetry resists immediate reference and thus remains “inexhaustible,” poetry can recall the inexhaustible and resistant richness that lies buried within the “Martiniquais ordinaire.” Chamoiseau makes the connection between the “cristaux de sel...
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Small Axe (2014) 18 (1 (43)): 200–202.
Published: 01 March 2014
.... James Journal , Encyclopedia of Political Theory , Perspectives on Politics , Philosophia Africana , Political Theory , Sartre Studies International , and Souls , and he is coeditor of Creolizing Rousseau and the “CAS Working Papers in Africana Studies.” His book Freedom as Marronage...
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Small Axe (2021) 25 (3 (66)): 220–223.
Published: 01 November 2021
... I nes P. R ivera P rosdocimi is an assistant professor at the University of Hartford. Her scholarship and poetry focus on marronage, identity, and belonging. She is the author of Love Letter to an Afterlife (2018), which was a finalist for the 2019 International Latino Book Awards...
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Small Axe (2022) 26 (2 (68)): 176–193.
Published: 01 July 2022
... marronage, captivity, “rumors of slavery,” and what between Cuba and Puerto Rico was called “cabotage” were ubiquitous in the region. 17 We can argue, then, that by the mid-nineteenth century the “sediment” of “the historical force of anti-Blackness”—to purloin Ronald Mendoza–de Jesús’s language, though...
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Small Axe (2017) 21 (1 (52)): 233–240.
Published: 01 March 2017
... queerness and marronage demonstrate the ways the transnational reveals itself within the space of the nation, so that Harry/Harriet's understanding that, as the novel puts it, “her people did not suffer freaks gladly,” suggests the complex terms of belonging within the frame of the larger polity, since...
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Small Axe (2019) 23 (3 (60)): 167–177.
Published: 01 November 2019
... imaginary of nonsovereignty with recurring New World political projects from marronage to the Zapatista movement that demand “recognition from the state and complete autonomy from it” (172; italics in original). In and through utopian socialism, Des Sources and his fellow Numancians find a way out...
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Small Axe (2022) 26 (2 (68)): 80–84.
Published: 01 July 2022
... of sovereignty, development, decolonization, Indigeneity, and marronage, among others, resist taken-for-granted definitions that they are presumed to occupy in our field of study and popular parlance. This is the project of keywords that the condition of the region demands. Through the study of the keywords...