Here are some readings that people may find of interest in preparation for the conference. Please email me any suggestions you may have and I will add them to the list. Thanks! - Ben


Robert A. Hill, "Boundaries of Belonging: Essay on Comparative Caribbean Garveyism," Caribbean Studies, Vol. 31, No. 1, 2003.


Anthony Bogues, "Writing Caribbean Intellectual History," Small Axe, 2008.


Anthony Bogues, "Politics, nation, and postColony: Caribbean inflections," Small Axe, 2002.


Anthony Bogues, "Reframing Haiti as an Archive of Freedom," Speech at the Special Commemorative Session of the UN General Assembly on the Occasion of the International Day of Rememberence of the Victims of Slavery and the Transatlantic Slave Trade," March 25, 2010.


Gina Athena Ulysse, "Haiti's Earthquake's Nickname and Some Women's Trauma," Meridians: Feminism, Race, Transnationalism, Vol. 11, Iss.1, April, 2011.


Gina Athena Ulysse, "Why Representations of Haiti Matter Now More Than Ever," NACLA Report on the Americas, July, 2010.


Karen Flynn, " 'I'm Glad that Someone is Telling the Nursing Story:' Writing Black Canadian Women's History," Journal of Black Studies, 2007.


Eunice Sahle, "Human Rights Dialogues," Societies Without Borders, 2006.


Eunice Sahle, "The Black Experience" [letter to the editor], The Globe and Mail (Canada), May 16, 2002.


Regine Jean-Charles, "The Sway of Stigma: The Politics and Poetics of AIDS Representation," Small Axe, Vol. 15, No. 3, Nov. 2011.


Adam Ewing, "Garvey of Garveyism," [review of Colin Grant's Negro with a Hat], Transitions, 105, May 2011.


Peggy Levitt, "Redefining the Boundaries of Belonging: The Institutional Character of Transnational Religious Life," Sociology of Religion, Vol. 65, No.1, 2004.


Mimi Sheller, Citizenship from Below: Erotic Agency and Caribbean Freedom, Durham: Duke University Press, 2012.



Henry Louis Gates, Jr. Black in Latin America, PBS:
http://www.pbs.org/wnet/black-in-latin-america/