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Small Axe: A Caribbean Journal of Criticism (1 November 2017) 21 (3 (54)): 152–166.
Published: 01 November 2017
...David Scott This essay offers a discussion of Rex Nettleford's classic Mirror Mirror: Identity, Race, and Protest in Jamaica. It aims to situate the book in the wake of the Jamaican 1960s, both as a way of coming to terms with the first decade of political sovereignty and at the same time as a way...
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Small Axe: A Caribbean Journal of Criticism (1 November 2018) 22 (3 (57)): 140–150.
Published: 01 November 2018
...Régine Michelle Jean-Charles This essay takes two images of Haitian girls in Christina Sharpe’s In the Wake: On Blackness and Being as a point of departure to reflect on the iconography of Haitian suffering. It argues that Sharpe’s claim that the Haitian girl in the photo taken in the aftermath of...
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Small Axe: A Caribbean Journal of Criticism (1 November 2018) 22 (3 (57)): 160–170.
Published: 01 November 2018
...Tezeru Teshome; K. Wayne Yang Drawing from Christina Sharpe’s In the Wake: On Blackness and Being , this essay uncovers the ontological eradication of “black child” in institutions of school and juvenile justice. This eradication is rooted in sexualized violence and the ungenderings of black...
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Small Axe: A Caribbean Journal of Criticism (1 November 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: A Caribbean Journal of Criticism (1 July 2017) 21 (2 (53)): 184–192.
Published: 01 July 2017
...Greg Beckett This essay offers a critical discussion of Yarimar Bonilla's Non-Sovereign Futures: French Caribbean Politics in the Wake of Disenchantment (2015). It argues that Bonilla's account of labor politics in the French Department of Guadeloupe provides us with new ways of thinking about...
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Small Axe: A Caribbean Journal of Criticism (1 July 2017) 21 (2 (53)): 193–200.
Published: 01 July 2017
...Christienna D. Fryar This essay engages Yarimar Bonilla's Non-Sovereign Futures: French Caribbean Politics in the Wake of Disenchantment (2015) by considering one of its key throughlines: the idea of disappointment as a motivator of politics, especially non-sovereign politics. Through an...
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Small Axe: A Caribbean Journal of Criticism (1 July 2017) 21 (2 (53)): 201–208.
Published: 01 July 2017
...Yarimar Bonilla Anthropologist Yarimar Bonilla responds to Greg Beckett and Christienna D. Fryar's engagements with her Non-Sovereign Futures: French Caribbean Politics in the Wake of Disenchantment (2015). In responding to the questions raised, Bonilla lays out the conceptual and methodological...
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Small Axe: A Caribbean Journal of Criticism (1 July 2011) 15 (2 (35)): 96–116.
Published: 01 July 2011
... viewer as part of the work of art in an attempt to physically, if not psychically, embody the voids and contours that these catastrophes have left in their wake. This essay considers the emergence of this progressively more interactive art form, focusing on artists such as Maria Magdalena Campos-Pons...
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Small Axe: A Caribbean Journal of Criticism (1 November 2013) 17 (3 (42)): 152–165.
Published: 01 November 2013
...Yarimar Bonilla Over fifteen years have passed since Michel-Rolph Trouillot issued his critical call for the renunciation of Haitian exceptionalism. Trouillot's principled argument remains as urgent today as when it was first written, if not more so. Particularly in the wake of the 2010 earthquake...
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Small Axe: A Caribbean Journal of Criticism (1 November 2014) 18 (3 (45)): 1–17.
Published: 01 November 2014
... put into the context of larger debates within Jamaica about sovereignty in the wake of US and UK announcements linking budgetary aid to compliance with international LGBT rights norms. © Small Axe, Inc. 2014 Caribbean nationalism Staceyann Chin autobiography LGBT violence We turn to literature...
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Small Axe: A Caribbean Journal of Criticism (1 November 2016) 20 (3 (51)): 147–162.
Published: 01 November 2016
...Laura Lomas Scholars of Caribbean and translation studies alike are indebted to Cuban anthropologist Fernando Ortiz for bringing into focus the multidirectional vectors of influence in the wake of colonization in his Contrapunteo de tabaco y azucar ( Cuban Counterpoint: Tobacco and Sugar...
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Small Axe: A Caribbean Journal of Criticism (1 November 2012) 16 (3 39): 188–198.
Published: 01 November 2012
... is concerned, particularly in the wake of the 2010 earthquake. © 2012 by Small Axe, Inc. 2012 Theory versus Practice: On the Postcolonial Marginalization of Haitian Literature Rachel Douglas Kaiama L. Glover’s Haiti Unbound: A Spiralist Challenge to the Postcolonial Canon poses...
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Small Axe: A Caribbean Journal of Criticism (1 November 2018) 22 (3 (57)): 151–159.
Published: 01 November 2018
...Rinaldo Walcott This essay suggests that Christina Sharpe’s In the Wake: On Blackness and Being calls us to attend to the limits of what freedom means for black people around the world. By reading some recent conceptual claims in black studies alongside Sharpe’s work, it seeks to demonstrate a...
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Small Axe: A Caribbean Journal of Criticism (1 July 2017) 21 (2 (53)): 81–93.
Published: 01 July 2017
... continuing intrusions, violations, and endangerment of black lives owing to a “racial calculus and political arithmetic that were entrenched centuries ago.” 11 Along these lines, Christina Sharpe frames the ongoing legacy of chattel slavery through the literal and metaphorical wake, the wake being a...
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Small Axe: A Caribbean Journal of Criticism (1 June 2007) 11 (2): 142–162.
Published: 01 June 2007
... 2007 • p 142–162 • ISSN 0799-0537 SX23 • June 2007 • Annie Paul | 143 Funerals and wakes have always been rituals of major significance in Jamaica, as in many other societies in the African diaspora.2 Writing in 1953 Fernando Henriques observed...
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Small Axe: A Caribbean Journal of Criticism (1 July 2012) 16 (2 (38)): 153–163.
Published: 01 July 2012
... melt. You won't even realize it until it is too late. You will wake up one day, and you will understand. My infidelities will have changed you. Displacement becomes apparent, tides of anger rolling in and out of our bodies. I throw a suitcase out of the front door— we challenge the silence...
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Small Axe: A Caribbean Journal of Criticism (1 June 2007) 11 (2): 34–45.
Published: 01 June 2007
.... And this is to me the first question every single soul there wakes up to. From the most wretched living in the murky salt marshes on the coast to the dwindling Hollywood style villa dwellers in the hills. It is an equation that most have to solve in a minute-by-minute stanza and at the end of...
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Small Axe: A Caribbean Journal of Criticism (1 September 2001) 5 (2): 183–185.
Published: 01 September 2001
...Avram Bornstein Small Axe Incorporated 2001 Dancehall Ethnography in Jamaica Avram Bornstein Wake the Town and Tell the People: Dancehall Culture in Jamaica. Norman Stolzoff . Durham: Duke University Press, 2000. 298 pages. ude boys and rastas, selectors, sound systems and crews...
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Small Axe: A Caribbean Journal of Criticism (1 March 2014) 18 (1 (43)): 164–172.
Published: 01 March 2014
..., hundreds of Rastas in a Montego Bay neighborhood were subject to discriminatory arrests, harassment, and torture, in the wake of a land claim dispute. “The injustices done were rendered bureaucratic through the most inconsequential pedestrian resolutions—a fine levied here, a petty charge there,” Thomas...
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Small Axe: A Caribbean Journal of Criticism (1 June 2006) 10 (2): 256–260.
Published: 01 June 2006
..., Mummy, he just laughs, skins his rotten teeth And wipes my words like dribble With the back of his hand. He loves The lobes and tubers of the land he lives And all the other children nibble At the knub of his hand and Are fed deep on his museum secrets And treasures; and his mummies wake and...