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Small Axe (2010) 14 (2 (32)): 1–16.
Published: 01 July 2010
... and dream, creating a doubled division for his characters and audience between fantasy and reality, madness and sanity. In this essay, This article reads Walcott's choice of the theater, rather than poetry, as necessary in engendering a collective response to, and responsibility for, envisioning...
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Small Axe (2009) 13 (3 (30)): 186–189.
Published: 01 November 2009
... Small Axe, Inc. 2009 Contributors Stéphanie Bérard is assistant professor in the Department of French Language and Literature at the University of Virginia, Charlottesville. Her research deals with francophone and creolo- phone Caribbean theater from Guadeloupe and Martinique. She...
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Small Axe (2019) 23 (3 (60)): 87–103.
Published: 01 November 2019
... of his collaborations, particularly with radical women thinkers. Copyright © 2019 by Small Axe, Inc. 2019 C. L. R. James Haitian Revolution postcolonial theater Caliban feminism Now that C. L. R. James’s 1936 play on the Haitian Revolution, Toussaint Louverture: The Story of the Only...
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Small Axe (2006) 10 (1): 189–197.
Published: 01 February 2006
...Timothy Chin Small Axe Incorporated 2006 BOOK DISCUSSION: The Caribbean Postcolonial The Caribbean Postcolonial: Social Equality, Post-Nationalism, and Cultural Hybridity, Shalini Puri. New York: Palgrave MacMillan, 2004. ISBN: 1-4039-6181-6 (cloth) Transnationalism, Diaspora...
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Small Axe (2006) 10 (1): 198–205.
Published: 01 February 2006
...Eleni Coundouriotis Small Axe Incorporated 2006 BOOK DISCUSSION: The Caribbean Postcolonial The Caribbean Postcolonial: Social Equality, Post-Nationalism, and Cultural Hybridity, Shalini Puri. New York: Palgrave MacMillan, 2004. ISBN: 1-4039-6181-6 (cloth) Transnationalism, Diaspora...
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Small Axe (2006) 10 (1): 218–229.
Published: 01 February 2006
...Shalini Puri Small Axe Incorporated 2006 BOOK DISCUSSION: The Caribbean Postcolonial The Caribbean Postcolonial: Social Equality, Post-Nationalism, and Cultural Hybridity, Shalini Puri. New York: Palgrave MacMillan, 2004. ISBN: 1-4039-6181-6 (cloth) Transnationalism, Diaspora...
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Small Axe (2006) 10 (1): 230–232.
Published: 01 February 2006
... Small Axe Incorporated 2006 BOOK DISCUSSION: The Caribbean Postcolonial The Caribbean Postcolonial: Social Equality, Post-Nationalism, and Cultural Hybridity, Shalini Puri. New York: Palgrave MacMillan, 2004. ISBN: 1-4039-6181-6 (cloth) Transnationalism, Diaspora, Politics...
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Small Axe (2010) 14 (1 (31)): 46–59.
Published: 01 March 2010
... News . This history is of relevance to Jamaican and other postcolonial sexuality based movements existing under threats of archaic colonial statutes criminalizing homosexuality. The article further argues that an understanding of sexual activism in Jamaica can serve as a supplement to transnational...
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Small Axe (2010) 14 (3 (33)): 186–188.
Published: 01 November 2010
... the Postcolonial Postcolonial World (2009). Studies: He is a Fellow of the Centre for the Study of International Slavery and is currently completing a study of representations of Toussaint Louverture. Mary Gallagher is associate professor of French and francophone literatures at University College...
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Small Axe (2014) 18 (1 (43)): 38–54.
Published: 01 March 2014
... Workshop Journal , but also such literal and metaphorical islands of colonial pasts and postcolonial presents from the Caribbean basin to historiography and historical practice. Hall went on in his lecture to contemplate postwar British history through art produced by immigrant and multicultural British...
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Small Axe (2017) 21 (1 (52)): 1–16.
Published: 01 March 2017
..., indoor theater for dramatic productions, and closed museum spaces for visual art and installations are no longer adequate. More than that, they rename Babylon by rallying around a common outrage that marks a particular moment of crisis in Jamaica's postcolonial history—the Dudus moment becomes...
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Small Axe (2005) 9 (2): 16–23.
Published: 01 September 2005
...J. Michael Dash Small Axe Incorporated 2005 The Theater of the Haitian Revolution / The Haitian Revolution as Theater J. Michael Dash Th e theatre had come to a town without theatres, and as a theatre would have to be created, they took advantage of a heaven-sent...
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Small Axe (2021) 25 (1 (64)): vii–x.
Published: 01 March 2021
... to conduct that interview, was the story of the Caribbean Artists Movement (CAM)—how to think about it as a postcolonial intervention into what he had later called the “social arts.” I had pursued other avenues to the story, but to no avail. I had once telephoned Andrew Salkey in Amherst, Massachusetts...
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Small Axe (2020) 24 (1 (61)): 11–21.
Published: 01 March 2020
... Republic and Jamaica: the anthology Palabras de una isla / Paroles d’une île , Juan Bosch’s story “Luis Pie,” and the Groundwork Theater Company’s Fallen Angel and the Devil Concubine . The author argues that these texts emphasize different critical priorities from the standard concerns of theorists...
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Small Axe (2021) 25 (2 (65)): 197–200.
Published: 01 July 2021
...: Caribbean Survival in the Anthropocene (2020). C arol S orhaindo (whose work also appears on the covers of this issue) is a freelance visual artist with an MA in creative practice. She draws inspiration from “entangled roots” in ruined mill sites and landscapes with industrial and postcolonial...
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Small Axe (2016) 20 (2 (50)): 199–202.
Published: 01 July 2016
...–Río Piedras since 1978. His dozens of reviews, articles, and books focus on Caribbean and Puerto Rican theater, drama, and performance. He is the founding editor of Sargasso , and for many years he coordinated the UPR–Río Piedras PhD program in Caribbean literature and linguistics and now directs...
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Small Axe (2012) 16 (3 39): 177–187.
Published: 01 November 2012
... of literary criticism surrounding French Caribbean and Haitian literature, and draws on her approach to analyze a selection of novels by Lyonel Trouillot. © 2012 by Small Axe, Inc. 2012 Haiti’s Traces Laurent Dubois Kaiama L. Glover’s Haiti Unbound: A Spiralist Challenge to the Postcolonial Canon...
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Small Axe (2022) 26 (1 (67)): 205–208.
Published: 01 March 2022
... Literature (1990), celebrated at Cornell University in 2021. In 2019, she gave the Earl Warner Memorial Lecture in Barbados. Her recent work includes essays on the breadfruit; fiction by Ngũgĩ wa Thiong’o and Helon Habila; pedagogy for postcolonial environmental humanities; Caribbean theater and Earl Warner...
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Small Axe (2006) 10 (3): 205–207.
Published: 01 October 2006
... Dancehall Culture at Large (2004). Ashley Dawson is associate professor of English at the College of Staten Island, City Uni- versity of New York. He is the author of Mongrel Nation: Diasporic Culture and the Making of Postcolonial Britain and co-editor of Exceptional State: Contemporary U.S. Culture...
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Small Axe (2020) 24 (2 (62)): 67–77.
Published: 01 July 2020
... of postcolonial sovereignty, this essay considers how climate crisis demands a refusal of the state form as the limit to a regional political horizon and a rejection of nationalist historiography as a basis for the project of Caribbean criticism. 32 Yarimar Bonilla, “Postdisaster Futures: Hopeful Pessimism...