Archive for May, 1998

Island Beat (May/June 1998)

Happenings around the islands.

Caribbean Bookshelf (May/June 1998)

New and recent books about the Caribbean .

Jean Rhys: The Madwoman in the Attic

Jean Ferguson on Jean Rhys’ Wide Sargasso Sea (Penguin).

Sandra Dean: Rethinking Education

How does the sheltered daughter of a suburban community in Trinidad come to be one of the most decorated principals in Canada? .

Caribbean football: Who the Cup Fits

Caribbean football's history at the World Cup, and the Reggae Boyz' journey to the 1998 tournament.

The World of Rastafari

Like the coconut palms and turquoise seas, the Rastaman symbolises the Caribbean image the world over.

Carlisle Chang

Judy Raymond meets painter and designer Carlisle Chang.

Photograph by Donna Yawching

The Pilgrim’s Way

For a thousand years, pilgrims have trekked across the hills and valleys of Northern Spain to the burial place of St. James.

Who Put the Pepper in the Vaseline?

Ever had a yearning for Pomacanthus paru or a Chaetodon striatus? .

Jane Downer: Healing Art

Jane Downer: Healing Art

Trinidadian batik artist Jane Downer has empowered a community of artists.