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Love Affair With Literature III: A Literary Orgy!

Novelist Erna Brodber brings Love Affair With Literature to a close

Two novelists sandwiched three poets as the 2014 A Love Affair With Literature became a literary orgy.

Kingston Book Festival 2014

Kingston Book Festival 2014

The 2014 edition of the Kingston Book Festival is set to kick off on Saturday, March 1 and continues through Sunday, March 9.

Arts in the Park 2014 Showcases Spoken Word

Arts in the Park 2014

Spoken word and craft will get their day in the spotlight as the Entertainment Advisory Board rolls out the green carpet for Arts in the Park 2014.

Mayaro Book Festival Celebrates Michael Anthony

Michael Anthony

While prophets may rarely be celebrated in their homeland, it appears that authors can be.

Kellie Magnus - Moving on Up

Kellie Magnus founder and Editorial Director of Jackmandora

Kellie Magnus, the force behind Jack Mandora and author of the endearing Little Lion series of stories for children is making a play to move her company from being a small press to becoming a major player in the publishing industry.

Isaiah Laing Launches Point Blank Range

Isaiah Laing and Dr. Stanley Niaah

Point Blank Range is a title seemingly more befitting the life story of a thug than a lawman.

Fay Pickersgill's Jamaica's Fascinating Falmouth

Fay Pickersgill author of Jamaica's Fascinating Falmouth

It was a book she hadn’t intended to write, yet at its birth Fay Pickersgill ushered Jamaica's Fascinating Falmouth into the world with much ado.

Words of Blood and Piss: Thomas Glave's Among the Blood People

Thomas Glave

An intimate gathering coalesced at Bookophilia, Liguanea, for the Jamaican launch of Thomas Glave’s most recent collection of essays Among the Blood People: Politics of Flesh.

Ian Randle and Valerie Facey Honoured at BIAJ National Book Awards 2013

Dr. Valerie Facey accepts a Special Award for contributions to publishing

Jamaica’s book industry paid homage to two stalwarts among their number at the 2013 staging of the National Book Awards, orchestrated by the The Book Industry Association of Jamaica (BIAJ).

Margaret Reckord Bernal Launches Island Reliquaries

Margaret Reckord Bernal author of Island Reliquaries

On Tuesday evening, in the gardens surrounding the Emry James Museum at St. Andrew High School, Margaret Reckord Bernal’s Island Reliquaries: Voices of a Jamaican Past made its official introduction to Jamaica.

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