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Small Axe (2009) 13 (2): 107–117.
Published: 01 July 2009
... or indirectly, by Winkler as a white writer of the Jamaican diaspora. Small Axe Inc. 2009 Deconstructing Jamaican Whiteness: A Diasporic Voice Kim Robinson-Walcott If you’re white, you’re all right. If you’re brown, stick around. If you’re black, get back. Light is white. White is right...
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Small Axe (2018) 22 (3 (57)): 151–159.
Published: 01 November 2018
...). 2 Christina Sharpe, In the Wake: On Blackness and Being (Durham, NC: Duke University Press, 2016), 1, 83 (ellipsis in original). 1 “Voice,” C Magazine , no. 135 (Autumn 2017); David Scott, Stuart Hall’s Voice: Intimations of an Ethics of Receptive Generosity (Durham, NC: Duke University...
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Small Axe (2023) 27 (3 (72)): 246–253.
Published: 01 November 2023
... that face writers who are native speakers of Caribbean Creole as they convey local voices to foreign readers. Barbara.Lalla@sta.uwi.edu © Small Axe, Inc. 2023 Creole language and Caribbeanness orality in narrative writing the Caribbean voice Caribbean literary history Caribbean literary...
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Small Axe (2001) 5 (2): 1–20.
Published: 01 September 2001
...Glyne Griffith Small Axe Incorporated 2001 Deconstructing Nationalisms: Henry Swanzy, Caribbean Voices and the Development of West Indian Literature Glyne Griffi th etween 1943 and 1958, the British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC), through its General Overseas Service...
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Small Axe (2020) 24 (1 (61)): 87–95.
Published: 01 March 2020
... Caribbean Voices literary radio program broadcast to the region between 1943 and 1958. During this fifteen-year period leading up to federation, Caribbean Voices broadcast West Indian literature, as well as critical commentary by the program’s longest serving editor, Henry Swanzy, that generally emphasized...
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Small Axe (2009) 13 (1): 41–49.
Published: 01 March 2009
... the juxtapositions of various voices this work examines how the legacy of black families in the Caribbean connects with the stories of European maritime `hero's, such as Frances Drake, Christopher Columbus, Walter Raleigh and James Cook. Images of state sanctioned and educational authorities are placed alongside...
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Small Axe (2022) 26 (3 (69)): 31–51.
Published: 01 November 2022
... letter to the editor in which McTurk dons the racialized mask of his persona to warn that an inquiry into the abuse of indentured Indian laborers will provoke a violent response from the Afro-Guyanese community. The essay argues that the versification of Quow’s voice seeks to implant him as a “found...
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Small Axe (2019) 23 (1 (58)): 17–34.
Published: 01 March 2019
... massacre; instead, the poem dislocates us and redirects us toward others. In Zong! this means a relation with the dead that does not require their representation but instead puts readers into community with them; we do not ventriloquize their voices but put our voices alongside theirs. The essay’s argument...
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Published: 01 March 2021
Figures 1 and 2 The cover and contents page of the 1976 Carifesta Forum: An Anthology of Twenty Caribbean Voices , edited by John Hearne. Photographs by the author; used by permission of the Institute of Jamaica More
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Small Axe (2014) 18 (1 (43)): 138–148.
Published: 01 March 2014
... validity, exemplified by the radical hip-hop voices that emerged following the 2005 youth uprisings in French banlieues. The essay pays particular attention to the opening salvo of the Négritude movement, Damas's relatively underanalyzed Pigments (1947) and Césaire's more celebrated Notebook of a Return...
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Small Axe (2016) 20 (1 (49)): 1–16.
Published: 01 March 2016
...Alex Benson Claude McKay's “Cudjoe Fresh from de Lecture” first saw print in his 1912 volume Songs of Jamaica . Its speaker, whose voice appears in a densely patterned representation of Jamaican Creole, meditates on biological variation and colonial history. Setting the poem against discourses...
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Small Axe (2018) 22 (3 (57)): 28–36.
Published: 01 November 2018
... fifteenth anniversary in 2018 and is increasingly defining itself as a cultural center for the production and celebration of diverse literary voices. Alongside his endeavors to foster the values of human dignity through literature, Saint-Éloi has forged his own literary career, primarily through poetry...
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Small Axe (2018) 22 (3 (57)): 171–180.
Published: 01 November 2018
...Christina Sharpe Christina Sharpe responds to engagements with In the Wake: On Blackness and Being by Régine Jean-Charles, Rinaldo Walcott, and Tezeru Teshome (with K. Wayne Yang). In her response to their questions and elaborations around voice, freedom, resistance, and subjectivity, Sharpe...
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Small Axe (2020) 24 (3 (63)): 206–217.
Published: 01 November 2020
... as a serious political framework for defeating both racism and colonialism, all the speakers were male. This essay critiques the masculinist politics of Black Power at the congress and analyzes how Austin navigates the absence of women’s voices among the congress’s speakers. I think of Jones’s vision of “new...
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Small Axe (2023) 27 (3 (72)): 254–262.
Published: 01 November 2023
... identify an authentic Creole voice. This essay also examines the role of linguistics in affirming or disproving the authenticity of historical Creole narratives; distinguishes spoken Creole from written; and considers the importance, or lack of importance, in identifying authors when constructing a history...
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Small Axe (2022) 26 (1 (67)): 145–164.
Published: 01 March 2022
... it an aesthetic value from which transformative understanding may come. We learn to deeply explore the relation of languages of the voice, the musical instrument, and visual image; to be eclectic with regard to influences; to have the courage to face loss and trauma; and to be honest about history. Kamau made...
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Small Axe (2022) 26 (1 (67)): 102–107.
Published: 01 March 2022
...Aaron Kamugisha This introduction opens a special section featuring a series of tributes in homage to Kamau Brathwaite. The author’s generational perspective becomes the occasion for a reflection on Brathwaite’s legacy, creative voice, and sustained vision of the future of the Caribbean. The essay...
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Small Axe (2022) 26 (1 (67)): 69–84.
Published: 01 March 2022
... go unaccounted for and counters the commodification of select heroes by giving voice to the voiceless and minimizing the iconization of Victor Schoelcher and sacrificial hero Louis Delgrès. Maximin’s novel proves a resistant act intended to fracture the continuity of French colonial power maintained...
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Small Axe (2022) 26 (1 (67)): 111–123.
Published: 01 March 2022
... ; and Elegguas and his unpublished third poetry trilogy, Missa Solemnis , Rwanda Poems , and Dead Man Witness , commemorating and trying to rise beyond what he called his “cultural lynching.” The essay looks at Brathwaite’s online/print Sycorax voice and the politico-philosophico-cultural concept of tidalectics...
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Small Axe (2023) 27 (2 (71)): 86–97.
Published: 01 July 2023
...Rhonda Cobham-Sander Framed by the author’s three encounters with Maureen Warner-Lewis’s voice, this essay evaluates three aspects of her work: her commitment to pedagogical approaches that privilege orature; her commitment to research methodologies that privilege the language and history...