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Small Axe: A Caribbean Journal of Criticism (1 November 2012) 16 (3 39): 188–198.
Published: 01 November 2012
...Rachel Douglas This review engages with fundamental questions regarding postcolonial canon formation and the marginalization of the Haitian Spiralist writers, the theory-centrism of postcolonial criticism, and “showing” versus “telling”—issues raised by Kaiama L. Glover's Haiti Unbound . Using as a...
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Small Axe: A Caribbean Journal of Criticism (1 November 2010) 14 (3 (33)): 99–110.
Published: 01 November 2010
... production and consider alternative responses to the issues of belonging and cultural identity evoked in the manifesto. I note in particular the absence of Haitian Spiralist writers Frankétienne and Jean-Claude Fignolé from the list of signatories, arguing that the non-inclusion of these authors strikingly...
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Small Axe: A Caribbean Journal of Criticism (1 November 2012) 16 (3 39): 166–176.
Published: 01 November 2012
... Spiralist aesthetic's illustration of why Haiti fascinates a “Western” sensibility. Grosso modo , the review outlines the existing narratives of “Haiti” as revolving around the polarities of, on the one hand, its extreme “poverty” and, on the other, its reputation for tremendous artistic production: Is...
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Small Axe: A Caribbean Journal of Criticism (1 November 2012) 16 (3 39): 177–187.
Published: 01 November 2012
...Laurent Dubois This review dialogues with Kaiama L. Glover's Haiti Unbound to explore how the Spiralist authors have grappled with the problem of history and the difficulty of representing life under the Duvalier regimes. The essay seeks to situate her contribution within a broader field of...
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Small Axe: A Caribbean Journal of Criticism (1 November 2012) 16 (3 39): 199–207.
Published: 01 November 2012
... strangers. As I point out in Haiti Unbound: A Spiralist Challenge to the Postcolonial Canon, there does exist a counternarrative to the “poorest nation” script.1 This narrative is less well promul- gated, to be sure, but it has persisted as the focal point around which an...
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Small Axe: A Caribbean Journal of Criticism (1 March 2013) 17 (1 (40)): 281–282.
Published: 01 March 2013
... College, Columbia University. Her articles have appeared in journals such as the French Review , Small Axe , Research in African Literatures , Journal of Postcolonial Writings , and the Journal of Haitian Studies . Her book Haiti Unbound: A Spiralist Challenge to the Postcolonial Canon was...
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Small Axe: A Caribbean Journal of Criticism (1 November 2010) 14 (3 (33)): 186–188.
Published: 01 November 2010
... the French Review and Research in African Literatures. Her book Haiti Unbound: A Spiralist Challenge to the Postcolonial Canon (2010) addresses the general issue of canon formation in the French-speaking Caribbean and the particular fate of the Haitian Spiralist authors visvis this canon...
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Small Axe: A Caribbean Journal of Criticism (1 March 2018) 22 (1 (55)): 89–102.
Published: 01 March 2018
... 4 . Première œuvre narrative de Frankétienne et première œuvre « spiraliste », Mûr à crever paraît en 1968 en Haïti sous l’appellation « genre total ». 5 Né trois ans avant cette publication, en 1965, au cœur du régime de François Duvalier, le spiralisme est une esthétique littéraire...
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Small Axe: A Caribbean Journal of Criticism (1 November 2012) 16 (3 39): 208–210.
Published: 01 November 2012
... considers Haiti Unbound: theury ethicsCaribbean A Spiralist of narcissism fiction. Challenge and Naïma Hachad is an assistant professor of French at American University, Washington DC. Her work explores artistic and literary forms derived from representations of identity in the Maghreb...
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Small Axe: A Caribbean Journal of Criticism (1 October 2008) 12 (3 (27)): 58–70.
Published: 01 October 2008
... writing career. It is the constantly moving form of the spiral that appeals to Frankétienne the most, and that has acted as a guiding principle for his entire oeuvre. What I want to show in this article is that Frankétienne’s own spiralist ideas have evolved considerably since the...
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Small Axe: A Caribbean Journal of Criticism (1 November 2013) 17 (3 (42)): 244–246.
Published: 01 November 2013
... College, Columbia University. She has published articles in the French Review , Small Axe , and the Journal of Postcolonial Writings , among others, and is the author of Haiti Unbound: A Spiralist Challenge to the Postcolonial Canon (2010). Current projects include “Disorderly Women,” a study of the...
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Small Axe: A Caribbean Journal of Criticism (1 October 2008) 12 (3 (27)): 1–13.
Published: 01 October 2008
... Peabody, on enslavement, emancipation, and related legal issues in the Atlantic world; by Kaima Glover and Rachel Douglas, on the Spiralistes. This catalogue is clearly restricted to the anglophone academy, and were further special issues of journals, material in French, and, of course, recent and...
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Small Axe: A Caribbean Journal of Criticism (1 November 2013) 17 (3 (42)): 35–62.
Published: 01 November 2013