Archive for May 1st, 2006

Share and share alike

Kellie Magnus can’t understand “plate-sharing” — until she’s on the receiving end.

Island hopper (May/June 2006)

What’s happening in the Caribbean in May and June — from jazz to cricket to a donkey derby.

The Caribbean blogosphere

Names to look out for in the Caribbean blogosphere.

Cool breeze, high seas

High seas action at the 2006 Angostura Tobago Sail Week.

Sole sister: Bridget Brown

Bridget Brown’s strappy, happy sandals are the joy of Jamaica’s fashionistas.

Saving sea turtles in the Grenadines…one turtle at a time

Two small-scale conservation projects in Bequia and Carriacou help protect the Grenadines’ sea turtles.

Rocking to a different beat

In the island of reggae, an alternative music scene thrives outside the spotlight.

Rhythm roundup (May/June 2006)

Rhythm roundup (May/June 2006)

Classics from Jamaica’s Alpha Boys’ School, “Scratch” Perry, and the Mighty Sparrow, and reggae riddems far afield.

For books’ sake: Petamber Persaud

Guyanese literary activist Petamber Persaud puts his faith in the power of words.

Every last song

The definitive Wailers discography, plus other new books.