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    David Scott, Columbia University

    Editorial Committee:
    Yarimar Bonilla
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    Kaiama L. Glover
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  • Description

    Small Axe focuses on publishing critical work that examines the ideas that guided the formation of Caribbean modernities. It mainly includes scholarly articles, opinion essays, and interviews, but it also includes literary works of fiction and poetry, visual arts, and reviews.

    David Scott, editor of Small Axe, won the 2016 Council of Editors of Learned Journals (CELJ) Distinguished Editor Award at MLA 2017. 

    Abstractors and Indexers:

    Indexed/abstracted in the following: Academic ASAP, Academic OneFile, Academic Search Alumni Edition, Academic Search Complete, Academic Search Elite, Academic Search Premier, Emerging Sources Citation Index, Expanded Academic ASAP, General OneFile, Hispanic American Periodicals Index, Humanities Abstracts, Humanities Full Text, Humanities International Complete, Humanities International Index, Humanities Source, International Index to Black Periodicals, Literary Reference Center, Literature Online, MLA International Bibliography, OmniFile Full Text Mega, OmniFile Full Text Select, PRISMA, ProQuest Central, ProQuest Discovery, ProQuest Research Library.

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