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Small Axe (2003) 7 (1): 17–45.
Published: 01 March 2003
...Winston James Small Axe Incorporated 2003 Becoming the People’s Poet: Claude McKay’s Jamaican Years, 1889-1912 Winston James INTRODUCTION n July 1912 Claude McKay, two months short of his twenty-third birthday, left his island home for study in the United States. McKay would...
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Small Axe (2016) 20 (1 (49)): 1–16.
Published: 01 March 2016
...Alex Benson Claude McKay's “Cudjoe Fresh from de Lecture” first saw print in his 1912 volume Songs of Jamaica . Its speaker, whose voice appears in a densely patterned representation of Jamaican Creole, meditates on biological variation and colonial history. Setting the poem against discourses of...
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Small Axe (2006) 10 (2): 261–268.
Published: 01 June 2006
... intellectuals as disparate as protofeminist Marxists C. L. R. James and Claude McKay, and patriarchal black millennialist Marcus Garvey. The reason I raise the comparison with white American political hawks is precisely the American race factor: American interest in the con- cept has been...
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Small Axe (2006) 10 (2): 269–275.
Published: 01 June 2006
... intellectuals as disparate as protofeminist Marxists C. L. R. James and Claude McKay, and patriarchal black millennialist Marcus Garvey. The reason I raise the comparison with white American political hawks is precisely the American race factor: American interest in the con- cept has been...
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Small Axe (2006) 10 (2): 276–286.
Published: 01 June 2006
... intellectuals as disparate as protofeminist Marxists C. L. R. James and Claude McKay, and patriarchal black millennialist Marcus Garvey. The reason I raise the comparison with white American political hawks is precisely the American race factor: American interest in the con- cept has been...
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Small Axe (2006) 10 (2): 287–289.
Published: 01 June 2006
... as protofeminist Marxists C. L. R. James and Claude McKay, and patriarchal black millennialist Marcus Garvey. The reason I raise the comparison with white American political hawks is precisely the American race factor: American interest in the con- cept has been, and continues to...
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Small Axe (2003) 7 (2): 150–158.
Published: 01 September 2003
... CCobhamobham at work in Claude McKay’s comments on his father’s independence in his interactions with white missionaries in late-nineteenth-century Jamaica. In a chapter called “White Friends” in his autobiography, A Long Way from Home, McKay describes his father’s atti- tudes as ranging from cordiality...
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Small Axe (2005) 9 (1): 100–111.
Published: 01 March 2005
... Black Internationalisms: West Indian Radicals and The Practice of Diaspora Michelle Stephens ne of Claude McKay’s unique contributions to the fi eld of transnational black studies was his ability to bridge the multiple cultural worlds of the African dias- Opora. As much as...
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Small Axe (2001) 5 (2): 41–59.
Published: 01 September 2001
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Small Axe (2020) 24 (3 (63)): 164–180.
Published: 01 November 2020
... in Caribbean Literature: Writings from the Post-war Anglophone Caribbean (New York: Routledge, 2017). 18 Muñoz, Cruising Utopia , 187. 19 Claude McKay, “Home Thoughts,” Literary Digest , 28 October 1922. We might also note how the title of McKay’s poem is echoed in Stuart Hall’s...
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Small Axe (2005) 9 (1): 150–152.
Published: 01 March 2005
... literature, and political thought, and is currently working on a book- ssmallmall length study of the writings of Marcus Garvey, Claude McKay, and C. L. R. James aaxexe entitled Black Empire: Th e Masculine Global Imaginary of Caribbean Intellectuals in the U.S., 1914–1962 (forthcoming 2005...
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Small Axe (2003) 7 (2): 159–167.
Published: 01 September 2003
... Englishness, instead of, as Belinda Edmondson has shown us for fi gures such as George Lamming and Claude McKay, deeply infl ected by it.¹ In Civilising Subjects, we see how events in Morant Bay, Jamaica, in 1865 resonated not just in the halls of London’s Colonial Offi ce or in the editorials that...
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Small Axe (2005) 9 (1): 120–128.
Published: 01 March 2005
... Kouyaté, George Pad- more, Langston Hughes, Claude McKay, and W. E. B. Du Bois. Edwards off ers inno- vative approaches to the ways in which we read race, nation, language, and diaspora. Translation, he posits, articulates diaspora as a negotiation of linguistic, cultural, and national diff erences...
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Small Axe (2011) 15 (2 (35)): 197–208.
Published: 01 July 2011
... particular dinner table. So Rupert Gray marries the white liberal’s daughter and inherits the plantation, visits Booker T. Washington’s Tuskegee Institute (where both Claude McKay and Marcus Garvey would find themselves later in that decade), and refuses offers from both the English aristocrat and the...
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Small Axe (2016) 20 (2 (50)): 199–202.
Published: 01 July 2016
... All This Is Love—A Collection of Virgin Islands Poetry, Art, and Prose (2009). In 2012 she received the Caribbean Writer 's Marguerite Cobb McKay Prize. A mother and grandmother, she now lives on St. Croix, US Virgin Islands. B rian M eeks is professor and chair of Africana studies at Brown...
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Small Axe (2003) 7 (1): 172–176.
Published: 01 March 2003
... Twentieth Cen- tury America (1998), which won the Gordon K. Lewis Memorial Award for Caribbean ssmallmall Scholarship, and A Fierce Hatred of Injustice: Claude McKay’s Jamaica and His Poetry of aaxexe Rebellion (2000). He is the editor (with Clive Harris) of Inside Babylon: e Caribbean...
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Small Axe (2003) 7 (1): 177–180.
Published: 01 March 2003
... Twentieth Cen- tury America (1998), which won the Gordon K. Lewis Memorial Award for Caribbean ssmallmall Scholarship, and A Fierce Hatred of Injustice: Claude McKay’s Jamaica and His Poetry of aaxexe Rebellion (2000). He is the editor (with Clive Harris) of Inside Babylon: e Caribbean...
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Small Axe (2003) 7 (1): 181–182.
Published: 01 March 2003
... Twentieth Cen- tury America (1998), which won the Gordon K. Lewis Memorial Award for Caribbean ssmallmall Scholarship, and A Fierce Hatred of Injustice: Claude McKay’s Jamaica and His Poetry of aaxexe Rebellion (2000). He is the editor (with Clive Harris) of Inside Babylon: e Caribbean...
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Small Axe (2005) 9 (1): 134–149.
Published: 01 March 2005
...-Whiting’s reading is more temperate. She writes, “A race literature imbued with a feminine-gendered particularity is missing from Nardal’s analyses of the African American literary tradition. Th e writers she does mention—Hughes, Du Bois, McKay, Cullen—are male Negro Renaissance writers...
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Small Axe (2017) 21 (3 (54)): 124–137.
Published: 01 November 2017
...,” shamed, and made to feel unsafe in the public domain by a marauding sociopath. These are Claude McKay's “midnight women,” who remind lower-middle-class clerks, poets, constables, and constable-poets of their own precarious social situation in a colony that prevents them from leveraging their intellectual...