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Small Axe (2009) 13 (1): 75–89.
Published: 01 March 2009
...Rinaldo Walcott The attempt to narrate and represent a coherent black masculinity in its singularity is in part what I want to respond to in this essay. But even more, I want to suggest that thinking about a range and variety of black manhoods and masculinities might provide analysts with a set...
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Small Axe (2016) 20 (3 (51)): 199–205.
Published: 01 November 2016
...Maja Horn This essay is a response to Carlos Ulises Decena's and Dixa Ramírez's reading of Masculinity after Trujillo: The Politics of Gender in Dominican Literature (2014). As both discussants note, the study emphasizes the important task of multiplying the archives of Dominican literature...
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Small Axe (2019) 23 (2 (2)): 89–99.
Published: 01 July 2019
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Small Axe (2016) 20 (3 (51)): 179–188.
Published: 01 November 2016
...Carlos Ulises Decena In this essay, Decena follows Maja Horn's invitation to move historical and literary analysis of Dominican literature away from the masculine ideation mapped in her pioneering Masculinity after Trujillo: The Politics of Gender in Dominican Literature (2014). Through...
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Small Axe (2020) 24 (1 (61)): 120–131.
Published: 01 March 2020
... Schomburg outside of frameworks that cast him as a heroic rescuer of memory and therefore as an avatar of idealized masculine respectability. Lastly, this essay asks that we consider not just the historical actors and cultural producers that Schomburg devoted himself to illuminating but also how his...
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Small Axe (2021) 25 (3 (66)): 160–165.
Published: 01 November 2021
... that is inclusive of Haiti. Although the limitations of revolutionary masculinity and regional sameness are evident in the text, Betances proposes a politics of unity beyond nationhood that interconnects with later decolonial projects of coliberation. Although Betances is a crucial figure in the history...
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Small Axe (2009) 13 (2): 26–38.
Published: 01 July 2009
... function as theoretical categories of lesser priority in the discussion of a racial diaspora imaginary, despite the hypervisibility of certain notions of black masculinity and femininity in popular cultural forms that travel between home and abroad. With readings of one canonical diaspora text, Frantz...
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Small Axe (2016) 20 (1 (49)): 92–112.
Published: 01 March 2016
...Tonya Haynes This essay traces the rise of the crisis school of Caribbean heteromasculinity studies through a critical reading across popular writing, policy research, and scholarly work on Caribbean masculinity. Mobilizing insights that Sylvia Wynter articulated in “Black Metamorphosis...
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Small Axe (2016) 20 (3 (51)): 189–198.
Published: 01 November 2016
...Dixa Ramírez This essay amplifies some of Maja Horn's arguments in Masculinity after Trujillo: The Politics of Gender in Dominican Literature (2014). First, the essay adds texture to Horn's assessment of the Trujillo regime in relation to race by arguing that what Horn discerns as the Trujillato 's...
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Small Axe (2013) 17 (1 (40)): 243–262.
Published: 01 March 2013
..., calling attention to the damage done to women. The phallic bones in Bone Yard wag, flaunting their masculine power, but death, burial, and the end/beginning are part of the journey. From the ashes of the Phoenix, we leap into life and go home. © 2013 by Small Axe, Inc. 2013 ...
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Small Axe (2018) 22 (2 (56)): 161–174.
Published: 01 July 2018
... of masculinity as a “straightjacket” (his spelling) contributes a critique of hegemonic masculinity in its complicity with coloniality. Finally, De Moya’s working through la anécdota reworked the function of subjugated knowledges accessible through qualitative methodology, providing a consistent challenge...
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Small Axe (2011) 15 (3 (36)): 62–79.
Published: 01 November 2011
... film Le président a-t-il le SIDA? (Does the President Have AIDS?) to theorize the idea of stigma in AIDS representation.4 Queer theory is a particularly useful analytical tool for disturbing some of the facile conclusions about sexuality and masculinity that these texts could engender...
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Small Axe (2012) 16 (1 (37)): 20–35.
Published: 01 March 2012
... immigration to the West Indies.3 Lowe, impregnated by Cecil on the voyage, subse- quently gives birth to a daughter who looks more like Cecil than her. In order to secure Lowe’s masculine identity and his masculinity, Cecil engineers Lowe’s “marriage” to Miss Sylvie, an octoroon Cecil blackmails after...
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Small Axe (2011) 15 (2 (35)): 7–23.
Published: 01 July 2011
...., the latter of which pro- phylatically produced the antigay “Chi Chi Man” as one of their first hits.3 It was a moment in which the emphasis on dance seemed to liberate a certain form of Jamaican masculine high- spiritedness. In counterpoint to the jeremiads of Bounty Killer, “the poor...
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Small Axe (2006) 10 (3): 125–139.
Published: 01 October 2006
... Stolzoff,Wake the Town; Marvin Sterling, “In the Shadow of the Universal Other: Performative Identifications with Jamaican Culture in Japan (PhD thesis, University of California, 2002); Donna P. Hope, “British Link-Up Crew: Consumption Masquerading as Masculinity in Dancehall...
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Small Axe (2018) 22 (2 (56)): 128–143.
Published: 01 July 2018
... the last ten years. In my analysis, I account for lesbian-identified women’s engagement with and performance of masculinity as the manner in which they challenge patriarchal power structures frequently taken for granted by gay men, who are differently navigating a neoliberal LGBT Caribbean context...
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Small Axe (2009) 13 (1): 19–26.
Published: 01 March 2009
...- vating forgotten lives and hidden histories; refashioning masculinities, queer sexualities, and black subjectivities; and imagining a future beyond empire. No one yearns more fervently for a future beyond empire than the child of empire. No one suffers more greatly the knowledge...
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Small Axe (2006) 10 (2): 261–268.
Published: 01 June 2006
...Belinda Edmondson Small Axe Incorporated 2006 BOOK DISCUSSION: Black Empire Black Empire: The Masculine Global Imaginary of Caribbean Intellectuals in the United States, 1914–1962, Michelle Stephens. Durham: Duke University Press, 2005. ISBN: 0822335514 African American Manhood...
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Small Axe (2006) 10 (2): 269–275.
Published: 01 June 2006
...Harvey Neptune Small Axe Incorporated 2006 BOOK DISCUSSION: Black Empire Black Empire: The Masculine Global Imaginary of Caribbean Intellectuals in the United States, 1914–1962, Michelle Stephens. Durham: Duke University Press, 2005. ISBN: 0822335514 African American Manhood...
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Small Axe (2006) 10 (2): 276–286.
Published: 01 June 2006
...Michelle Stephens Small Axe Incorporated 2006 BOOK DISCUSSION: Black Empire Black Empire: The Masculine Global Imaginary of Caribbean Intellectuals in the United States, 1914–1962, Michelle Stephens. Durham: Duke University Press, 2005. ISBN: 0822335514 African American Manhood...