Reviews

A Haunting Call for Redress

M. NourbeSe Philip, Bla_K: Essays and Interviews (Toronto: Book *hug, 2017); 348 pages; ISBN 978-1771663069 (paperback)

Janice Anderson
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• February 2020

1968’s Revolutionary Echoes

David Austin, ed., Moving Against the System: The 1968 Congress of Black Writers and the Making of Global Consciousness (Toronto: Pluto, 2018); 287 pages; ISBN 978-0745338651 (paperback)

Jeanette Charles
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• February 2020

For the Love of Theory

Dionne Brand, Theory (Toronto: Alfred A. Knopf Canada, 2018); 229 pages; ISBN 978-0735274235 (hardcover)

Laurie R. Lambert
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• February 2020

On Reading Maps and Memory

Canisia Lubrin, Voodoo Hypothesis (Hamilton, Ontario: Buckrider, 2017); 95 pages; ISBN 978-1928088424 (softcover)

​​​​​​​Amílcar Sanatan
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• February 2020

World-Making Words

Kendel Hippolyte, Wordplanting (Leeds: Peepal Tree, 2019); 56 pages; ISBN 978-845234355 (paperback)

Canisia Lubrin
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• October 2019

Blooming in the Pursuit of Wellness

Jasminne Méndez, Night-Blooming Jasmin(n)e: Personal Essays and Poetry (Houston: Arte Público, 2018); 227 pages; ISBN 978-1558858619 (paperback)

Daniel Arbino
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• October 2019

The First Haitian Migrants and the Unevenness of Empire

Matthew Casey, Empire’s Guestworkers: Haitian Migrants in Cuba during the Age of US Occupation (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2017); 313 pages, ISBN 978-1107127692 (hardback)

Matthew Davidson
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• October 2019