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Small Axe (2006) 10 (3): 87–104.
Published: 01 October 2006
...Vivian Nun Halloran Small Axe Incorporated 2006 Race, Creole, and National Identities in Rhys’s Wide Sargasso Sea and Phillips’s Cambridge Vivian Nun Halloran As postmodern historical novels dramatizing slavery and its legacy in the anglophone Carib- bean islands, Jean Rhys’s...
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Small Axe (2014) 18 (3 (45)): 1–17.
Published: 01 November 2014
...” LGBT individuals present to the nation. Chin's identity as a woman of Chinese and African descent calls into question a unitary identity or origin story for Caribbean subjects and asks which bodies are allowed to be legitimate citizens of the postindependence Caribbean. Chin's personal experiences...
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Small Axe (2005) 9 (2): 86–103.
Published: 01 September 2005
...Nicole Roberts Small Axe Incorporated 2005 Haitian and Dominican E/migration and the (Re)construction of National Identity in the Poetry of the Third Generation Nicole Roberts Nous allons vers un monde de nulle part. Cette marche forcée vers un monde uniforme a quelque chose...
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Small Axe (2012) 16 (1 (37)): 36–52.
Published: 01 March 2012
... more vexed state of being. Similarly, this essay suggests that Breath, Eyes, Memory is more ambivalent about the reach of Haitian memories and national identity. © Small Axe, Inc. 2012 Desiring Diaspora: “Testing” the Boundaries of National Identity in Edwidge Danticat’s Breath, Eyes...
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Published: 01 November 2020
Figure 7 Edna Manley, Prophet , 1935. Mahogany, 30.2 in. Collection of the National Gallery of Jamaica. Courtesy of the Edna Manley Foundation Figure 7. Edna Manley, Prophet, 1935. Mahogany, 30.2 in. Collection of the National Gallery of Jamaica. Courtesy of the Edna Manley Foundation More
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Published: 01 November 2020
Figure 8 Edna Manley, Diggers , 1936. Mahogany, 37.4 in. Collection of the National Gallery of Jamaica. Courtesy of the Edna Manley Foundation Figure 8. Edna Manley, Diggers, 1936. Mahogany, 37.4 in. Collection of the National Gallery of Jamaica. Courtesy of the Edna Manley Foundation More
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Published: 01 July 2021
Figure 7 Front and back covers of the Mighty Sparrow’s The Slave , 1963 (National Recording Company, Port of Spain, NLP-4188). Photograph by the author Figure 7. Front and back covers of the Mighty Sparrow’s The Slave, 1963 (National Recording Company, Port of Spain, NLP-4188). Photograph More
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Published: 01 November 2021
Figure 11 “Ensekirité an Ayiti,” illustration by Francisco Silva, Le National , 1 September 2020. Courtesy of the artist Figure 11. “Ensekirité an Ayiti,” illustration by Francisco Silva, Le National, 1 September 2020. Courtesy of the artist More
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Small Axe (2020) 24 (1 (61)): 69–77.
Published: 01 March 2020
...Katerina Gonzalez Seligmann The West Indies Federation, like the Confederación Antillana from the nineteenth century, was structured by a tension between the dream of a future Pan-Caribbean nation and the prospect of a sovereign archipelagic political body that would exceed the scope of the nation...
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Small Axe (2021) 25 (2 (65)): 1–15.
Published: 01 July 2021
... this nation has performed. By pursuing the issue of agency otherwise denied to any organism—be it political or intellectual—that departs from Western paradigms, the author aims to contribute to the call on critics and historians to rethink the ideologies that have informed and continue to inform the patterns...
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Small Axe (2021) 25 (2 (65)): 125–141.
Published: 01 July 2021
...Aisha Z. Cort; Antonio López In the context of revolutionary Cuba, discourses of identity are veiled behind discussions and performances of nation and nationality. Consideration of the paradoxical relation of blackness and the Cuban Revolution must consider the historical relation of blackness...
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Small Axe (2017) 21 (3 (54)): 111–123.
Published: 01 November 2017
...Maziki Thame This essay looks at the place of race in Creole Nationalism in Jamaica. It asserts that Creole Nationalism is also Brown Nationalism in Jamaica and that its racial ideas can be seen through the thought of Norman Manley, the father of Creole Nationalism; his wife Edna, its cultural...
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Small Axe (2006) 10 (2): 261–268.
Published: 01 June 2006
... in the Making of Caribbean (Inter)Nationalism Belinda Edmondson My father has been obsessed with Billy Eckstine for as long as I can remember. As a black boy coming of age in colonial Jamaica in the 1950s, my father had before him many images of dignified, educated, black and brown West Indian...
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Small Axe (2007) 11 (3): 52–72.
Published: 01 October 2007
...Jocelyn Fenton Stitt This essay argues that Jamaican-American Michelle Cliff's writing should be understood within a new interpretive framework which sees post-independence Caribbean literature as inheriting gendered and raced legacies of Romantic nationalism. While Cliff's early work shows...
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Small Axe (2008) 12 (1): 57–76.
Published: 01 February 2008
...Shirley Toland-Dix Sylvia Wynter's 1962 novel, The Hills of Hebron , is both a narrative of the nation and critique of the extant vision of the nation. Writing her novel from the perspective of a theorist, Wynter introduces insights and concepts that she has since developed in her extensive body...
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Small Axe (2008) 12 (1): 77–92.
Published: 01 February 2008
...Corinna McLeod Jamaica Kincaid's A Small Place reveals the subalternity of Antigua as a tourist locale; an identity which undermines Antigua's position as a nation. Through the use of a metafictional discourse, Kincaid's narrator deconstructs colonial, postcolonial and neocolonial myths, thereby...
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Small Axe (2013) 17 (3 (42)): 203–212.
Published: 01 November 2013
... militias were a voluntary “force de frappe;” no one was compelled to join them as their official name indicates—Volontaires de la sécurité nationale (VSN). In 1963, Duvalier created the Parti de l'unité nationale—PUN (National Unity Party)—to constitute a single-party system. PUN, however, was an empty...
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Small Axe (2015) 19 (2 (47)): 29–55.
Published: 01 July 2015
...] calypso to the world” (as a CBC press release put it) than with projecting to the world a particular image of Canada—as a modern, diverse, racially tolerant nation. That project was compromised, however, by Canada's fraught history with the West Indies. Reading Caresser's CBC career in the context...
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Small Axe (2002) 6 (1): 1–30.
Published: 01 March 2002
...Anthony Bogues Small Axe Incorporated 2002 Politics, Nation and PostColony: Caribbean Inflections Anthony Bogues For if the history of Caribbean society is that of a dual relation Between plantation and plot, the two poles which originate in a single Historical process...
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Small Axe (2002) 6 (1): v–vii.
Published: 01 March 2002
...Anthony Bogues Small Axe Incorporated 2002 PREFACE The Frame of the Nation Anthony Bogues n the age of transnational capitalism, regional blocs, diasporic connections, postcolo- nial projects gone awry, and in the age of nationalism as the dark stepchild of danger- ous...