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When Kristina Newman-Scott and her husband, Gordon, emigrated to the United States, it was clear that she wanted to work in the arts.She was a graduate of the Edna Manley College of the Visual and Performing Arts and a painter a growing reputation...

Cecil Cooper, retired educator, musician, and realist painter, who passed away on Thursday, has left behind a lasting legacy that will continue to reverberate within the visual and performing arts landscape in Jamaica way into the future.Cooper's...

Title: On the Way Back Author: Montague Kobbe Publisher: Akashic Books Venezuelan writer Montague Kobbe delivers a chequered narrative with enough highs and lows to warrant a dose of Dramamine. Banality follows intrigue like a pestering ghost, and...

This week, Arts & Education pays tribute to one of our greatest literary icons, The Hon Louise Bennett Coverley, OM Uriah Preach Fi-me fambly is no peaw-peaw, Me daughter Sue dah teach;An when rain fall or parson sick...

History, it is said, lies buried in the annals of time, faded in the yellowing pages of books and oft forgotten; if one were to chart the history of The Dadhikar Fort, it has risen...

We human beings are complex creatures. We have our peculiar ways. We like to think we are logical, but we often behave irrationally. We often vacillate, just when we should be decisive. We make (and do not always...

Dutty ToughSun a shine but tings no bright;Doah pot a bwile, bickle no nuff;River flood but water scarce, yaw;Rain a fall but dutty tough.Tings so bad dat nowadays whenYuh ask smaddy how dem doDem fraid yuh teck it tell dem back,So dem no answer yuh...
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