By Alaí Reyes-Santos
Our Caribbean Kin considers 3 key moments within the region’s heritage: the 19th century, while the antillanismo stream sought to throw off the yoke of colonial career; the Thirties, on the peak of the region’s struggles with US imperialism; and the prior thirty years, as neoliberal fiscal and social guidelines have encroached upon the islands. At each one second, the booklet demonstrates, particular tropes of brotherhood, marriage, and lineage were mobilized to build political kinship between Antilleans, whereas racist and xenophobic discourses have made it tricky for them to visualize themselves as a part of one titanic family.
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