Title: 'CHAMPS' 100 A Century of Jamaican High School Athletics 1910-2010Author: Hubert Lawrence Reviewer: Alfred Sangster'CHAMPS' 100 A Century of Jamaican High School Athletics 1910-2010 is indeed a historical...
When I open my eyes, I hear the soft trilling of birds outside. Dim rays of sunlight filter through the slate-green curtains edged with silk-gold threading. I stretch my arms above me and snuggle into the soft satin sheets. Beside me, Jacob's body is warm and comforting, his breathing steady.
Northern Caribbean University (NCU) is once again national and regional champions in the Microsoft Imagine Cup competition. The winning team (Team Educ8) defeated several teams from El Salvador, Guatemala, the Dominican Republic and two other teams from NCU.
August Williams loves school, so when teachers went on strike two weeks ago, he was very upset. Not only did it interrupt his propensity to prove that he is brilliant, he didn't get to play marbles and buy his favourite snacks at the school gate.
Sebastian Junger, in reviewing Karl Marlantes' new novel, Matterhorn, about the Vietnam War, writes that every war novel must confront a central contradiction: it "contains nearly unbearable levels of repetition, boredom and meaninglessness. Yet, no sane novelist wants to inflict that much discomfort on the audience".
In a time when more artists are exploring pop and contemporary art, Rozi Chung successfully gets emerging professional visual artists to do more of what needs to be done. That is, to analyse their surroundings with a critical eye. The result is an exhibition titled Question me Black.
NEW YORK (AP) :A 1965 Pablo Picasso painting inspired by his wife has sold for US$9.3 million at a New York City auction.Last Wednesday's price for 'Woman with the Large Hat, Bust' at the Sotheby's auction house was in line with its pre-sale...