Archiving Caribbean identity : records, community, and memory / edited by John A. Aarons, Jeannette A. Bastian, and Stanley H. Griffin.

"Archiving Caribbean Identity highlights the 'caribbeanization' of archives in the region, considering what those archives could include in the future and exploring the potential for new records in new formats. Interpreting records in the broadest sense, the 15 essays in this volume e...

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Other Authors: Aarons, John A. (Editor), Bastian, Jeannette A. (Editor), Griffin, Stanley H. (Editor)
Format: Book
Published: Abingdon, Oxon ; New York, NY : Routledge, Taylor & Francis Group, 2022.
Series:Routledge studies in archives.
Table of Contents:
  • Introduction / John A. Aarons, Jeannette A. Bastian and Stanley H. Griffin
  • Soca and collective memory; Savannah Grass as an archive of Carnival / Kai Barratt
  • Jamaican twitter as a repository for documenting memory and social resistance; Listening to the 'articulate minority' / Norman Malcom
  • Singing our Caribbean identity : programming the UWI Mona Festival of the Nine Lessons with carols / Shawn R.A. Wright
  • Archives 'cast in stone' : memorials as memory / Elsie E. Aarons
  • Landscape as record : archiving the Antigua Recreation Ground / Stephen Butters
  • Concert dance in Barbados as archive; Dancing the national narratives / John Hunte
  • Remembering an art exhibit : the Face of Jamaica, 1963-1964 / Monique Barnett-Davidson
  • Traditional and new record sources in geointerpretive methods for reconstructing biophysical history; Whither Withywood / Thera Edwards and Edward Robinson
  • Resistance in/and the pre-emancipation archives / Tonia Sutherland, Linda Sturtz, Paulette Kerr
  • Post-colonial philately as memory and history : stamping a new identity for Trinidad and Tobago / Desaray Pivot-Nolan
  • Recasting Jamaica sculptor Ronald Moody (1900-1984) : an archival homecoming / Ego Ahaiwe Sowinski
  • St. Lucian memory and identity through the eyes of John Robert Lee / Antonia Charlemagne-Marshall
  • Crop Over and Carnival in the archives of Barbados and Trinidad and Tobago / Allison O. Ramsay
  • Ecclesiastical records as sources of social history; the Anglican Church of Trinidad and Tobago / Janelle Duke
  • Erasure and retention in Jamaica's official memory; The case of the disappearing telegrams / James Robertson.