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List of illustrations

  • Untitled (Facial Hair Transplants)
  • Alchemy of the Soul, Elixir for the Spirits
  • (bush) Tea Services
  • Collapsed Soul
  • Hidden in Plain View
  • Hidden in Plain View
  • Hidden in Plain View
  • Hidden in Plain View
  • Interior of a Boiling House
  • At the behest of Creative Time Kara E. Walker has confected: A Subtlety, or the Marvelous Sugar Baby an Homage to the unpaid and overworked Artisans who have refined our Sweet tastes from the cane fields to the Kitchens of the New World on the Occasion of the demolition of the Domino Sugar Refining Plant
  • Sugar/Bittersweet
  • Hidden in Plain View
  • Shervandaze Smith being held after hacking Columbus statue in front of the Government House in Nassau
  • Proposal for artistic intervention on the Columbus statue in front of the Government House in Nassau
  • Cloakings with aloe and sansevieria pattern design on the left
  • Encubrimiento pattern design
  • Malian hunter's shirt
  • Botanical illustration of peacock flower (flo pavonis)
  • Aesthetics y Politics
  • The Embrace
  • Underpass at the intersection of Duarte and Paris Streets
  • Prepared botella at Botánica Santa Marta
  • Ma
  • Conjurer
  • Gulab
  • Market Women
  • Market Day
  • Umbrella Woman
  • Untitled
  • Three Women at a Table with Fruit
  • Fruit Piece
  • Banana Bowl Fruit Stand
  • A Short History of the Banana and a Few Recipes for Its Use
  • Chiquita Banana’s Recipe Book
  • Chiquita Banana’s Cookbook
  • Vitrina Banana Republic
  • Banana Republic: Guide to Travel and Safari Clothing
  • La niña de Guatemala
  • Contaminaciones
  • El peso de la culpa
  • Le bœuf écorché
  • How to Explain Pictures to a Dead Hare
  • Untitled (Death of a Chicken)
  • Destierro
  • Mangaaka Power Figure (Nkisi N’Kondi)
  • Displacement
  • Mandelbrot Fractal Island
  • Sticky
  • Basin Rock Cakes
  • Displaced Signifier
  • Burning I
  • Burning II
  • Wink Sink I & II
  • Smooth Slick Spills
  • Shake
  • My Cards
  • Marassa Twins
  • Untitled (sumando líneas) for Pecolia Warner
  • Can I Borrow a Cup of Sugar?
  • Marché Salomon, still image
  • Chiquita Brands International Logo
  • Untitled
  • Untitled
  • Untitled
  • El banano emplumado
  • En el bosque
  • Deshijar
  • Making Guáyiga bread: Pedro holding the guáyiga plant before removing the leaves
  • Making Guáyiga bread: starch coming out of the ground root
  • Making Guáyiga bread: Pedro grinding the root
  • Making Guáyiga bread: on the second day, the dried starch is mixed with coconut
  • Making Guáyiga bread: Marileyda, surrounded by her sons and daughters, while hot hydrated starch is mixed with the coconut and the rest of the dried starch
  • Making Guáyiga bread: Marileyda rolling the dough with the banana leaves
  • Making Guáyiga bread: Little Pedro in the foreground playing with us while the rest help Marileyda with the meal
  • Making Guáyiga bread: freshly baked cholas from the oven
  • Vibration Cooking, cover
  • The Seeds We Keep: Carter dying textiles
  • The Seeds We Keep: Carter dying textiles
  • The Seeds We Keep: Carter cooking on her outdoor hearth
  • The Seeds We Keep: fish cooking on the outdoor hearth
  • The Seeds We Keep: Carter bathing in the red earth of her family's land
  • The Seeds We Keep: Carter bathing in the red earth of her family's land
  • The Seeds We Keep: Carter in mourning with earth movers in background
  • The Seeds We Keep: Carter in mourning with earth mover tracks
  • Vertamae Smart-Grosvenor on the cover of Jet
  • High on the Hog: Gabrielle E. W. Carter harvests greens from her garden for a community feast
  • Tablescape adorned with a framed family photo meant to make space to feast, to honor, and to remember
  • High on the Hog: Poulet rouge hens cooked over coals on Gabrielle E. W. Carter’s cinderblock oven
  • Portrait inside The Red Womb
  • The Red Womb
  • The Red Womb
  • The Red Womb
  • The Red Womb (performance view)
  • The Red Womb (performance view)
  • Tree of Knowledge: Conversations with a Snake
  • Tree of Knowledge: Conversations with a Snake, detail
  • Tree of Knowledge: Conversations with a Snake, detail
  • Tree of Knowledge: Conversations with a Snake, detail
  • The Dark Grotto
  • The Dark Grotto
  • The Dark Grotto
  • The Dark Grotto, detail
  • The Dark Grotto (performance view)
  • The Sunlit Garden
  • The Sunlit Garden, detail
  • The Sunlit Garden (performance view)
  • The Sunlit Garden (performance view)
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We wish first to thank Patricia Fidler, our editor at Yale University Press, for understanding our vision and championing Nourish and Resist from our initial interaction...
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Description: Nourish and Resist: Food and Feminisms in Contemporary Global Caribbean Art
A visual artist working in Colorado, New York, and Trinidad and Tobago, Renluka Maharaj (b. 1966) is motivated in her aesthetic encounters with archival fragments by a desire not only to exhume stories of indenture but to foreground the women who have held them, both then and now. In her series Pelting Mangoes, for example, food becomes a conduit that braids childhood memories in the...
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Description: Nourish and Resist: Food and Feminisms in Contemporary Global Caribbean Art
The earth feeds and nourishes us, both physically and spiritually. Fertile soils participate in generating bountiful harvests. The phrase “being grounded” is often used to denote a sense of presence and connectedness. However, the perception of dirt across the West remains largely negative, with many viewing it as an unclean and undesirable substance. Dirt found on the exterior of...
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Description: Nourish and Resist: Food and Feminisms in Contemporary Global Caribbean Art
This project brings together two separate and contrasting geographical regions, inquiry into the medium of photography and a joy of cooking, all in a series of recipe cards. With these cards, I activate a space that connects Caribbean presence with the oil fields of the Permian Basin of Texas. The CaribBasin Recipe Cards are designed as a boxed set of twenty-four four-by-six-inch printed...
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On the afternoon of January 21, 2022, Nourish and Resist editors Hannah Ryan and Lesley Wolff met virtually with curator and writer María Elena Ortiz to discuss their mutual interests in contemporary art, curating, women-centered foodways, and Caribbean heritage...
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Part Three
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Description: Nourish and Resist: Food and Feminisms in Contemporary Global Caribbean Art
Guáyiga bread is one of the main foods of the indigenous peoples of the insular Caribbean. Despite colonization processes, the bread today survives in communities across the region, particularly in what we now call the Dominican Republic. Two of the communities where this culinary tradition persists—Yaguate and Guáyiga, in San Cristóbal and Santo Domingo Norte,...
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Gabrielle E. W. Carter’s ever-evolving artistic and activist practices resist definition. She weaves stories across a variety of mediums and disciplines, blending the documentation of family lore and ancestral agri/cultural knowledge with empowered acts of self-representation and community engagement. She has been described as a preservationist, a filmmaker, a writer, a...
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Forbidden Foods Dinner Parties were part of a larger project called The Fall, wherein dinner guests reimagined the Western creation story of the Garden of Eden in all of its abundance and without the so-called fall of man ever occurring.
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