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Small Axe: A Caribbean Journal of Criticism (1 September 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 of the...
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Small Axe: A Caribbean Journal of Criticism (1 November 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 as an...
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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: A Caribbean Journal of Criticism (1 February 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 on...
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Small Axe: A Caribbean Journal of Criticism (1 September 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 in a...
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Small Axe: A Caribbean Journal of Criticism (1 November 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: A Caribbean Journal of Criticism (1 March 2013) 17 (1 (40)): 1–6.
Published: 01 March 2013
... 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 This...
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Small Axe: A Caribbean Journal of Criticism (1 November 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 a doctorate and...
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Small Axe: A Caribbean Journal of Criticism (1 July 2018) 22 (2 (56)): 18–34.
Published: 01 July 2018
... Rodney, and Amílcar Cabral as representing a strain of black Marxist thought pursuing what the author calls the politically unimaginable—a mode of thought and orientation that pursues forms of political association for which one lacks the historical models and even the theoretical language to fully...
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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: A Caribbean Journal of Criticism (1 March 2004) 8 (1 (15)): 63–81.
Published: 01 March 2004
... 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 unscathed by the Grenada disaster, the WPA had...
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Small Axe: A Caribbean Journal of Criticism (1 July 2017) 21 (2 (53)): 63–67.
Published: 01 July 2017
... of chorus. While the audio 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...
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Small Axe: A Caribbean Journal of Criticism (1 October 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 and...
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Small Axe: A Caribbean Journal of Criticism (1 November 2017) 21 (3 (54)): 98–110.
Published: 01 November 2017
...—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, and professionals—not to mention the embittered urban poor and their “lumpen...
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Small Axe: A Caribbean Journal of Criticism (1 March 2004) 8 (1 (15)): 235–241.
Published: 01 March 2004
...: going for gold (3)—Roshini Kempadoo, April 2000 Page 238 Virtual Exiles: from the edge (4)—Roshini Kempadoo, April 2000 Page 239 (Photographs top from left to right) Courtesy of the Fr. Darke Archives, Georgetown, Guyana—circa 1970s Walter Rodney’s funeral 1980—courtesy of WPA archives...
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Small Axe: A Caribbean Journal of Criticism (1 March 2004) 8 (1 (15)): 82–105.
Published: 01 March 2004
...: Orientalist Discourse in Sociology and Communalism,” in Oriental- ism and the Postcolonial 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...
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Small Axe: A Caribbean Journal of Criticism (1 March 2009) 13 (1): vii–xiv.
Published: 01 March 2009
... Rodney upon his return to Kingston from the Congress of Black Writers in Montreal on 15 October 1968 was only tinder to a box that was ready to explode.10 And not surprisingly, perhaps, the explosion that rippled across the Anglo-Creole Caribbean in its wake (energized by the 1970...
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Small Axe: A Caribbean Journal of Criticism (1 September 2001) 5 (2): 85–177.
Published: 01 September 2001
... scholar of excellence and renown, whose 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...