*Kingston, Jamaica*: Having built a long and worthwhile reputation as a
purveyor of “kin teeth” actor and comedian Owen Blakka Ellis is unveiling
another side, with the launch of his first full collection of poems, Riddim &
Riddles, at Redbones the Blues Café on Tuesday, March 3, 2015, a...
*Caribbean Literature Gets New Home with Hodder Education Limited*
In a bold strategic move, popular schools’ text books such as Students
Companion, New Junior English Revised, World of Prose and World of Poetry for
CSEC amoung others, will share the book shelves under the Hodder Education
The Jamaican Writers Society’s event, Late Night Lit, is set to bring some
verbal heat to the Kingston Book Festival 2015. The night of readings will
feature some of Jamaica’s most talented contemporary writers who will
descend on Peppers Lounge on Thursday, March 5, 2015 armed with poetr...
“In the Right Direction” on World Day of Social Justice
*/Go “In the Right Direction” on World Day of Social Justice/** *
Dub Poet and Former Youth Ambassador for Culture, Education and Vulnerable
Youth, Randy McLaren and his team, will host a creative forum promoting
social justice dubbed “/In the Right Direction/”. The event will take ...
In a move to further stimulate and develop Jamaica’s literary landscape,
The Jamaican Writers Society (JaWS) have collaborated with the Jamaican
Copyright Licensing Agency (JAMCOPY) to present the Lignum Vitae Writing
Awards. Aimed at becoming Jamaica’s premier literary award, the Lignum ...