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Small Axe (2008) 12 (2): 45–62.
Published: 01 June 2008
...Michael Hanchard In addition to providing some conceptual and theoretical cues from fiction, literary and visual criticism, history, and philosophy that treat the subject of memory, this paper provides an outline of a critical method to distinguish among various deployments of black memory...
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Small Axe (2009) 13 (1): 170–180.
Published: 01 March 2009
...Terry Boddie Artist project. Small Axe Incorporated 2009 The Residue of Memory Terry Boddie The foundation of my work is the photographic process. I often interface it with mark making techniques, using photo emulsion, graphite, charcoal, and oil to blur the distinctions between...
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Small Axe (2009) 13 (3 (30)): 25–36.
Published: 01 November 2009
...Bonnie Thomas “Memory” has become one of the buzzwords of contemporary historiography. Sparked by the atrocities of the Holocaust and intimately bound up with the concept of trauma, memory studies has gained increasing prominence in many intellectual circles and is particularly useful when...
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Small Axe (2011) 15 (2 (35)): 96–116.
Published: 01 July 2011
..., and others, as well as the sailing replica Freedom Schooner Amistad by examining the relationship between the mnemonic aesthetic practices at its root and the aesthetic urgency to address Caribbean catastrophic history. © 2011 by Small Axe, Inc. 2011 Schematics of Memory Cheryl Finley The image...
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Small Axe (2009) 13 (2): 128–134.
Published: 01 July 2009
...Albert Chong Small Axe Inc. 2009 The Photograph as a Receptacle of Memory Albert Chong I have come to know the world by the physical and, unlike my fathers many generations ago, also by the virtual. The virtual world is to some people as real if not more so than the physi- cal...
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Small Axe (2009) 13 (3 (30)): 105–114.
Published: 01 November 2009
...Dominique Brebion The titles of the exhibitions and works of visual artists from the Francophone Caribbean often underline the extent to which the theme of memory remains at the heart of their work. This problematic is broken down into three branches. The feeling of an irremediable loss provokes...
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Small Axe (2009) 13 (2): 185–199.
Published: 01 July 2009
... contextualized, remain valuable, if not indispensable. Small Axe Inc. 2009 Book Discussion: Richard Price, Travels with Tooy: History, Memory, and the African American Imagination; Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2008; 452 pages; ISBN 978-0-2266-8058-3 (paper). African American Memory...
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Small Axe (2002) 6 (1): 112–132.
Published: 01 March 2002
...Rowan Ricardo Phillips Small Axe Incorporated 2002 Derek Walcott: Imagination, Nation and the Poetics of Memory Rowan Ricardo Phillips I: NOBODY KNOWS . . . long the sandy reaches of Fort James, Antigua, but a few patches of mottled tarmac remain of what was once a road...
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Small Axe (2004) 8 (2): 84–99.
Published: 01 September 2004
...Jerry Philogene Small Axe Incorporated 2004 Visual Narratives of Cultural Memory and Diasporic Identities: Two Contemporary Haitian American Artists Jerry Philogene n examination of cultural production is useful to the understanding of the experi- ences of diaspora...
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Small Axe (2005) 9 (2): 150–170.
Published: 01 September 2005
...Gérarde Magloire-Danton Small Axe Incorporated 2005 Anténor Firmin and Jean Price‐Mars: Revolution, Memory, Humanism Gérarde Magloire-Danton aiti’s radical revolution, which, as Anténor Firmin incisively put it, “aff ected the economic system and moral order of all European...
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Small Axe (2010) 14 (3 (33)): 1–20.
Published: 01 November 2010
... based not on defining moments but instead on intuitive, neurotic instances that bubble to the surface thus breaking the silence. Using the abyss as a metaphor for this history/memory, Glissant writes of “a reverse image of all that had been left behind, not to be regained for generations except...
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Small Axe (2010) 14 (1 (31)): 79–163.
Published: 01 March 2010
...David Scott Small Axe, Inc. 2010 The Fragility of Memory: An Interview with Merle Collins David Scott When God caan come, he does sen No matter how many times I land at the recently renamed Maurice Bishop International Airport in Grenada...
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Small Axe (2008) 12 (3 (27)): 1–13.
Published: 01 October 2008
... Interpreting 2004: Politics, Memory, Scholarship Charles Forsdick Ab s t r a c t : This article reflects on the presence (and absence) of references to Haiti in the events surrounding the Bicentenary of the Abolition of the Slave Trade in Great Britain. It suggests that a growing...
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Small Axe (2017) 21 (3 (54)): 17–39.
Published: 01 November 2017
...L. Camille van der Marel This essay examines the relationship between debt and memory that is emerging in contemporary calls for reparation and Caribbean Canadian literature. CARICOM's and Ta-Nehisi Coates's discussions of reparatory justice, as well as David Chariandy's Soucouyant and Ramabai...
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Small Axe (2012) 16 (1 (37)): 20–35.
Published: 01 March 2012
... maintained for the next forty years. This essay situates the novel and the character Lowe within contemporary scholarship on migration, nation, and “transing,” and argues that Powell's novel interrogates the relationships between the body, nation, history, and memory. Lowe is a figure who, similar to many...
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Small Axe (2012) 16 (1 (37)): 36–52.
Published: 01 March 2012
...Clare Counihan Counter to many of the critical readings of Breath, Eyes, Memory , this essay argues that Sophie Caco does not in fact succeed in speaking for herself in the novel's final scene, reflecting the text's ambivalent desire to formulate a Haitian identity that will both testify to Haitian...
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Small Axe (2008) 12 (2): v–xvi.
Published: 01 June 2008
... genre, and therefore we invite fiction as well as nonfiction, poetry, interviews, visual art, and reviews. This issue of Small Axe is dedicated to the memory of Aimé Césaire (26 June 1913—17 April 2008), whose luminous writing, whose poetic presence, whose example of the life of passionate...
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Small Axe (2022) 26 (1 (67)): 69–84.
Published: 01 March 2022
... through its archival system and selective memory commodification. leanna.thomas@unb.ca Copyright © 2022 by Small Axe, Inc. 2022 colonial archives francophone literature French Caribbean history memory Daniel Maximin In 2020 and 2021, protestors and activists in many parts...
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Small Axe (2022) 26 (2 (68)): vii–x.
Published: 01 July 2022
... of social-cultural-literary inquiry, not merely a not-yet-excavated underbelly of Jamaican life but one palpably there before our eyes, within our reach. My memory is that George Beckford chaired the meeting and introduced Brodber to the small but attentive audience, all of us anxious to learn from her...
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Small Axe (2016) 20 (3 (51)): 163–178.
Published: 01 November 2016
...Firelei Báez © Small Axe, Inc. 2016 These images are details of the larger work Memory like Fire Is Radiant and Immutable , 2016; gouache and chine-collé on deaccessioned book pages; installation...
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