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Published:Sunday | June 12, 2011 | 12:00 AM

I was human,

A perfect masterpiece,

But this world has turned me into a man

Published:Sunday | June 12, 2011 | 12:00 AM

Black is black, White is white

Published:Sunday | June 12, 2011 | 12:00 AM

One of a handful of artist still doing professional sketches, Jeffrey Perry is on top of his craft.

Published:Sunday | June 12, 2011 | 12:00 AM

FOLLOWING the sudden death of her father when she was just 12 years old, Enomfon Ntefon became versed with the hardships of anxiety.

Published:Sunday | June 12, 2011 | 12:00 AM

Title: Under Basil Leaves Written by: Paulette Ramsay Reviewed by: Barbara Collash

Published:Sunday | June 12, 2011 | 12:00 AM

There were far more children than adults in the audience and a balance across the age divide on the programme as Sharryn Dawson's Money Basics for Kids: Financial Literacy for Children was launched last Wednesday.

Published:Sunday | June 5, 2011 | 12:00 AM

Last Thursday, St Peter & Paul Preparatory school in St Andrew staged a reading day and book sale for younger students, as part of a wider drive to promote reading.

Published:Sunday | June 5, 2011 | 12:00 AM

Jamaicans began writing plays in a focused way in the 1940s and in every decade since then there have been more plays written than in the previous one. Because many of those plays were also produced in the eighties and early nineties, more than 20 new plays were staged commercially.

Published:Sunday | June 5, 2011 | 12:00 AM

The following is part of a series of articles prepared by the Jamaica China Friendship Association.

Published:Sunday | June 5, 2011 | 12:00 AM

Many great artists have been known to work in public areas, places filled with diverse crowds, as they seek inspiration for their work. That's perhaps Derek Lannaman's thinking.

Published:Sunday | June 5, 2011 | 12:00 AM

Nalda Taylor-Wright has two new books on the market. They are Jamaica Voices - Stories Teaching Positive Values and Attitudes and Jamaica Vibes.

Published:Sunday | June 5, 2011 | 12:00 AM

With These Broken Wings by Eliana Blessing is another new book out.

Published:Sunday | June 5, 2011 | 12:00 AM

Fashioned Realities' is the title of the upcoming exhibition by Gerard Hanson who won the 2010 Super Plus Under-40 Artist of the Year competition.

Published:Sunday | May 29, 2011 | 12:00 AM

ONE OF the leading scholars in the area of post-colonial theory and literary studies, Professor Helen Tiffin, will deliver the Fourth Edward Baugh Distinguished Lecture on Sunday, June 5, in the Neville Hall Lecture Theatre (N1) at the University of the...

Published:Sunday | May 29, 2011 | 12:00 AM

You've probably passed him sitting on an overturned crate, working on his latest project, on your way to work in the mornings. His name is Negash Douglas but most people just call him 'Wicker Man'.

Published:Sunday | May 29, 2011 | 12:00 AM

At one hour to midnight on Friday, May 20, I packed my bag, after saying goodbye to all my friends, associates, relatives and foes, who were not Heaven bound.

Published:Sunday | May 29, 2011 | 12:00 AM

Trinidad and Tobago-born writer Earl Lovelace is looking forward to the public's response to his latest work, It's Just Like a Movie.It was published in January by United Kingdom powerhouse Faber and Faber.Lovelace's novels include...

Published:Sunday | May 29, 2011 | 12:00 AM

Kerry Young was born in Kingston, Jamaica, to a Chinese father and a mother of mixed Chinese-African heritage. She migrated to England in 1965 at age 10.

Published:Sunday | May 22, 2011 | 12:00 AM

The Oranges and the Greens are up in arms. They are livid, if you will. For they have been given the unflattering label of 'gangs', thus making them 'gangstas'. It's not true, they are bawling, as rivers of crocodile tears rush down their colourful faces.

Published:Sunday | May 22, 2011 | 12:00 AM

A group of women, determined to keep their reading habits alive, earlier this year established their very own (for now) all-female book club - Beyond Words.

Published:Sunday | May 22, 2011 | 12:00 AM

It's never too late, It's never too high, Dry your tears after every cry, No dream is too big, aim beyond the sky, For without wings you can truly fly...

Published:Sunday | May 22, 2011 | 12:00 AM

While it was not presented as a scribal rebuttal of scripture, there was no mistaking the seriousness of the writers' intent at last Tuesday's launch of...

Published:Sunday | May 22, 2011 | 12:00 AM

For almost 20 years, Peggy Quattro criss-crossed the world gathering news for her magazine, Reggae Report.

Published:Sunday | May 15, 2011 | 12:00 AM

After a pilot testing of three years, a mathematics teaching module termed 'Mathematics Scope & Sequence of Content for Secondary Schools' has been presented to the Ministry of Education (MOE) by the NCB Foundation with the aim to improve student performance in the CSEC/CXC Mathematics examination in secondary schools across the island.

Published:Sunday | May 15, 2011 | 12:00 AM

The 19th annual Liguanea Lodge Fund-raising Art Auction and Wine & Cheese Party takes place at the Talk of the Town, Jamaica Pegasus hotel on Thursday, May 19, at 7 p.m.

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