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30. 4. 17

Using Objects to Convey Meaning and Break Silences: An Interview with Material Culture Expert Steeve Buckridge

Jacqueline Bishop shares an interview with Dr. Steeve Buckridge about his two publications 'The Language of Dress, Resistance and Accommodation in Jamaica, 1760 -1890' and 'African Lace-Bark in the Caribbean: The Construction of Race, Class and Gender'. These texts investigate the roles of material objects - namely fabrics and styles...

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26. 4. 17

The Bocas Lit Fest 2017

The 7th NGC Bocas Lit Fest takes place April 26 – 30, 2017 across a number of venues in Trinidad and Tobago. This festival includes five days full of readings, performances, films, workshops and discussions, plus, storytelling events for children every weekend during the month of April, and the second Latin American and Caribbean Literary Film...

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13. 4. 17

The Eyes Have It: Manoeuvring the Gaze in Sheena Rose’s Island and Monster

Adam Patterson shares a review of Barbadian artist Sheena Rose's performance ‘Island and Monster’, which took place February 27, 2017 in the Academicians’ Room at the Royal Academy of Arts, London. Acting as a physical manifestation of Rose's internal struggle with reentry into Barbados after leaving to pursue a master's...

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3. 4. 17

SVA presents ‘Local Address: Barbados: After Trauma, a Nurturing Voice’

The MA Curatorial Practice program at the School of Visual Arts (SVA), New York is pleased to present the next event in its 'Local Address' series of panel discussions and conversations: 'After Trauma, a Nurturing Voice'. Artist and founder of The Fresh Milk Art Platform in Barbados, Annalee Davis, will...

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29. 3. 17

Call for Papers: CARIFESTA XIII Symposium

The University of the West Indies, Cave Hill Campus, in partnership with the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Youth, Barbados, invites participation in the CARIFESTA XIII Symposium entitled “The Caribbean, the Arts and the Cultural Industries: Negotiating Tradition, Aesthetics, Economics and Legacy.” The Symposium will be hosted at The University...

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24. 3. 17

We Are All Queer – On Caribbean Queer Visualities and Beyond Homophobia

Trinidadian poet and writer Andre Bagoo shares reviews of the the Small Axe-curated exhibition 'Caribbean Queer Visualities', which debuted at The Golden Thread Gallery, Belfast in November 2016 during the Outburst Queer Arts Festival and is currently taking place at Transmission Gallery, Glasgow, Scotland until March 25, 2017, and the 'Beyond Homophobia' conference...

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22. 3. 17

Medulla Art Gallery presents ‘The Things We Keep’

Medulla Art Gallery, Trinidad is pleased to invite you to  'The Things We Keep', an exhibition featuring work by Alicia Milne, Jaime Lee Loy, Michelle Isava and Nadia Huggins. The show opens on Thursday, March 23, 2017 from 7:00pm - 9:00 pm at the gallery on #37 Fitt Street Woodbrook, Port...

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