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Small Axe (2015) 19 (1 (46)): 169–177.
Published: 01 March 2015
... of queer and feminist work demands reflexivity about the author's embodied self, asking me to put my “batty on the line or in the lime.” In the face of my “choice toward self-effacement and disembodied authority” in Citizenship from Below , he pushes me to “at least give an accounting of its strategic...
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Small Axe (2015) 19 (1 (46)): 159–168.
Published: 01 March 2015
... studies, and queer studies that focuses on sexual citizenship as erotic agency as central concerns for a renewed theory of embodied freedom” (16) and the interplay of not only “discursive practices, but also the full sexual, sensual, and erotic agency of an embodied freedom” (17) that Sheller claims...
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Small Axe (2015) 19 (1 (46)): 147–158.
Published: 01 March 2015
... that the foundational last frontier of rethinking citizenship and the exercise of state sovereignty is through these “queer” modes of sexual-being in the world. This intuition is tentatively tackled in Sheller's conclusions, but a more robust treatment of this implied thesis would have helped to clarify Sheller's...
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Small Axe (2015) 19 (2 (47)): 85–93.
Published: 01 July 2015
... to reimagine the historical relationship between Haiti and the Dominican Republic, the author ultimately argues that Indiana signals a move toward a different way of being in the Dominican Republic, one in which the literal and figurative borders are porous enough to allow for the queer, for the female...
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Small Axe (2017) 21 (1 (52)): 233–240.
Published: 01 March 2017
..., among other issues. King's insistence on analyzing fiction alongside nonfictional contexts, such as court cases and queer organizing, provides a rich texture for the consideration of transgressive sexualities, while also raising questions about archives, presence, and the production of knowledge. ©...
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Small Axe (2016) 20 (3 (51)): 100–112.
Published: 01 November 2016
.... Beginning with a brief historicization of the myth's development in Santo Domingo, the author goes on to consider how the most recent decade of anti-Haitianism, negrophobia, misogyny, and homophobia in the Dominican Republic have inspired ciguapeo as an authoctonous method deployed by queer, black...
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Small Axe (2014) 18 (3 (45)): 1–17.
Published: 01 November 2014
... and Stories provide important precursors of Caribbean queer life writing, no other monograph, to my knowledge, details growing up lesbian in the anglophone Caribbean. 4 In distinction to the silence and invisibility associated with lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) lives generally...
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Small Axe (2014) 18 (1 (43)): 38–54.
Published: 01 March 2014
.... Relatedly, in Queer Phenomenology: Orientations, Objects, Others, philosopher Sara Ahmed builds on the spatial and political ruptures and crossings characteristic of the present conjuncture to suggest how theorizing and operationalizing disorientation may be generative for understanding and generously...
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Small Axe (2020) 24 (2 (62)): 147–162.
Published: 01 July 2020
... of ruination might lead to a “hopeful pessimism” that could break with the nostalgic immobility of the arrested present. It concludes by exploring the possibilities of an emerging cuir (queer) futurity that breaks with raced and gendered scripts of postcolonial sovereignty to envision a new postdisaster future...
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Small Axe (2020) 24 (3 (63)): 81–96.
Published: 01 November 2020
... Jamaica’s police force, the inquiry nevertheless foregrounds how sexual regulation operates through the interconnected workings of race, class, gender, and nation. © 2020 Small Axe, Inc. 2020 queer history transnational Jamaica In March 1951, Wills O. Isaacs, a member of Jamaica’s House...
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Small Axe (2019) 23 (3 (60)): 194–196.
Published: 01 November 2019
... popular culture in the gentrifying New York of the 1980s, and El primitivo implorante (1994), a study of the prose fiction of José Lezama Lima, and a coeditor of Queer Globalization: Citizenship and the Afterlife of Colonialism (2002). RONALD CUMMINGS teaches queer and postcolonial literatures at Brock...
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Small Axe (2015) 19 (1 (46)): 178–181.
Published: 01 March 2015
... in Cuba (2011) and editor of “Black/Queer/Diaspora,” a special issue of GLQ: A Journal of Lesbian and Gay Studies . He is currently completing a new book, “Black/Queer Here and There: Ethnography of an Idea.” E wan A tkinson , born in Barbados in 1975, received a BFA from the Atlanta College of Art...
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Small Axe (2014) 18 (3 (45)): 188–190.
Published: 01 November 2014
... of “documentation” to mobilize alternative citizenship practices. Broadly, her research focuses on the idea of “futurity” in Caribbean literature and on the viability of public humanities initiatives as a means of mobilizing citizen engagement in the Caribbean. C hris B ongie is a professor of English...
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Small Axe (2007) 11 (3): 130–138.
Published: 01 October 2007
... guard the boundaries of modernity, and ultimately I urge queer studies and queer movements to take up questions of colonialism, racial formation, and political economy simultaneously. —M. Jacqui Alexander, Pedagogies of Crossing It has been over a decade now since...
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Small Axe (2018) 22 (2 (56)): 99–114.
Published: 01 July 2018
...-amenazas-del-codue . 31 Josephine Chuen-juei Ho, “Queer Existence under Global Governance: A Taiwan Exemplar,” positions 18, no. 2 (2010): 538. 32 Petrus Liu and Lisa Rofel, “Beyond the Strai(gh)ts: Transnationalism and Queer Chinese Politics,” positions 18, no. 2 (2010): 286. 33...
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Small Axe (2009) 13 (1): 75–89.
Published: 01 March 2009
... migrations, as well as higher learning, citizenship, and even maid services, to demonstrate the pervasive- ness of neoliberal ideologies and their cultural impact. Ong is intent to demonstrate how “neoliberal rationality informs action by many regimes and furnishes...
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Small Axe (2018) 22 (2 (56)): 128–143.
Published: 01 July 2018
... feminist politics signify a fight for LGBT rights that is far more nuanced than the representational queer homonormativity transmitted from the US overseas. It is one pertinent politics of queer identity in the Dominican Republic, along with bodily autonomy, citizenship for all Dominicans, regardless...
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Small Axe (2017) 21 (3 (54)): 219–221.
Published: 01 November 2017
... Collective, is the director of the American Studies Program and an associate professor of English at the University of Miami. Her book Fictions of Feminine Citizenship: Sexuality and the Nation in Contemporary Caribbean Literature (2010) mobilizes the term antiromance to rethink feminist and Caribbean...
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Small Axe (2011) 15 (2 (35)): 197–208.
Published: 01 July 2011
...,’ ” in Verene A. Shepherd and Glen L. Richards, eds., Questioning Creole: Creolisation Discourses in Caribbean Culture (Kingston: Ian Randle Publishers, 2002), 149. Discussions of the erotics of conquest, creolization, nationalism, and citizenship in the Caribbean include M. Jacqui Alexander...
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Small Axe (2012) 16 (1 (37)): 20–35.
Published: 01 March 2012
..., Entry Denied: Controlling Sexuality at the Border (Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press, 2002); Eithne Luibhéid and Lionel Cantú Jr., eds., Queer Migrations: Sexuality, US Citizenship, and Border Crossings (Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press, 2005); Susan Stryker...