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Small Axe (2001) 5 (2): 60–65.
Published: 01 September 2001
...David Austin Small Axe Incorporated 2001 Introduction to Walter Rodney David Austin hen the Congress of Black Writers took place in October 1968 in Montreal, the world was in a state of perpetual turmoil and social upheaval. Reading the news- paper headlines...
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Small Axe (2018) 22 (3 (57)): 28–36.
Published: 01 November 2018
...Bonnie Thomas Rodney Saint-Éloi is one of the most exciting contemporary writers of Haitian origin, and yet his work is little studied in the academic world. Saint-Éloi, who was born in Haiti in 1963 and migrated to Montreal, Canada, in 2001, has maintained a long and distinguished career...
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Published: 01 November 2017
Figure 13. Dr. Walter Rodney at the Palisadoes International (Norman Manley International Airport) in October 1968, returning to Jamaica from a black writers conference in Canada. The government did not allow him to reenter the island. Figure 13. Dr. Walter Rodney at the Palisadoes More
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Published: 01 November 2017
Figure 16. Youths demonstrating against the banning of Walter Rodney. Figure 16. Youths demonstrating against the banning of Walter Rodney. © 1968 The Gleaner Co. (Media) Ltd. More
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Small Axe (2008) 12 (1): 93–104.
Published: 01 February 2008
...Michael O. West Walter Rodney's expulsion from Jamaica in October 1968, and its consequences, had important implications elsewhere in the Caribbean, especially in Rodney's native Guyana. Recently discovered documents shed much light on the Guyanese reaction to those events, and more broadly...
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Small Axe (2001) 5 (2): 66–80.
Published: 01 September 2001
...Walter Rodney Small Axe Incorporated 2001 African History in the Service of the Black Liberation Walter Rodney nitially I had written a short supplementary paper to that which was to be presented by Mr. Richard Moore.¹ * erefore, the order having been inverted, it places me...
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Small Axe (2013) 17 (1 (40)): 1–6.
Published: 01 March 2013
... in which the idea of a black radical tradition has been employed. The essay suggests that “Africa” and “slavery” are recurrent tropes of this tradition and gives the example of Edward Kamau Brathwaite's discussion of Walter Rodney's How Europe Underdeveloped Africa . © 2013 by Small Axe, Inc. 2013...
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Small Axe (2014) 18 (3 (45)): 178–187.
Published: 01 November 2014
... yearning, and a mode of political deliberation. She also writes in homage to Walter Rodney's sense of what it means to “ground with” her brothers and sisters in these dread times. © Small Axe, Inc. 2014 Haiti vodou conversion Sometimes I wonder why I gave up a life in dance to earn...
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Small Axe (2020) 24 (3 (63)): 195–205.
Published: 01 November 2020
...: The 1968 Congress of Black Writers and the Making of Global Consciousness , David Austin has compiled the surviving transcripts of this historic gathering, including the speeches by Walter Rodney, C. L. R. James, Stokely Carmichael, and Richard B. Moore, and he provides an extended introduction locating...
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Small Axe (2017) 21 (3 (54)): 167–178.
Published: 01 November 2017
...Figure 13. Dr. Walter Rodney at the Palisadoes International (Norman Manley International Airport) in October 1968, returning to Jamaica from a black writers conference in Canada. The government did not allow him to reenter the island. Figure 13. Dr. Walter Rodney at the Palisadoes...
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Small Axe (2018) 22 (2 (56)): 18–34.
Published: 01 July 2018
..., such imaginaries are premised on that which is already intelligible and draw on standing models of social organization and political association in putting forward claims for an alternative future. This essay examines black Marxists thinkers such as Frantz Fanon, C. L. R. James, Aimé Césaire, Walter Rodney...
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Small Axe (2004) 8 (1 (15)): 63–81.
Published: 01 March 2004
... used by the late histo- rian/activist, as the broad intent of Rodneyism Th e collapse of the Grenadian project had negative eff ects on many left organizations in the Caribbean, but the WPA fell back on its own Caribbean resource of Rodney to renew its political goals. While it did not emerge...
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Small Axe (2020) 24 (3 (63)): 228–238.
Published: 01 November 2020
... Carmichael (originally from Trinidad) also included the African Canadian activist Burnley “Rocky” Jones; Jamaica’s Richard Small, who represented black Britain; Robert Hill and Walter Rodney, from Jamaica and Guyana, respectively; Richard B. Moore, from Barbados; and C. L. R. James, from Trinidad...
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Published: 01 November 2017
Figure 14. Demonstrators passing by the Supreme Court on King Street in support of Walter Rodney. Figure 14. Demonstrators passing by the Supreme Court on King Street in support of Walter Rodney. © 1968 The Gleaner Co. (Media) Ltd. More
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Published: 01 November 2017
Figure 15. The Police chasing University of the West Indies students who were demonstrating against the banning of Walter Rodney, October 1968. Figure 15. The Police chasing University of the West Indies students who were demonstrating against the banning of Walter Rodney, October 1968. © More
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Small Axe (2007) 11 (3): 1–15.
Published: 01 October 2007
... plantains that require a lot of shifting. —Walter Rodney In 1977, writing in the journal Socialism (the organ of the Workers’ Party of Jamaica), the economist George Beckford asserted that the recent emergence of the “Culture of Dread” rep- resented “the most positive...
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Small Axe (2001) 5 (2): 85–177.
Published: 01 September 2001
... work embodies the tensions and conundrums of that age: race and class, culture and politics, Africa and Europe. But what is most instructive about his recent work on Walter Rodney is his commitment to seeking out an idiom in which to refl ectively connect the project of his generation to the lives...
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Small Axe (2004) 8 (1 (15)): 82–105.
Published: 01 March 2004
... Predicament: Perspectives on South Asia, ed. Carol Breckenridge and Peter van der Veer (Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 1993), 25. 9922 Rodney and Raymond T. Smith do not rectify the theoretical problem that is surfacing Th ese works respectively³⁷ have widely been recognized...
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Small Axe (2017) 21 (3 (54)): 98–110.
Published: 01 November 2017
... effort to rid itself of yet another university lecturer and critic—the Guyanese historian Walter Rodney—by expelling him from the island in October 1968 provoked widespread protests and a major demonstration in Kingston. This public reaction, involving marching students, academics, workers...
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Small Axe (2017) 21 (2 (53)): 63–67.
Published: 01 July 2017
... was played, the audience saw standing onstage the Afro-Canadian surrealist Sur Rodney (Sur) holding a silver bucket filled with flowers. He was dressed in white. After about thirty seconds, I entered from stage left, also dressed in white, carrying a bindle resembling those carried by indentureds...