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Industry Renowned Speakers for Caribbean's First Digital Publishing Conference

JAMCOPY launches #theonlinemind and promises a slate of international experts

The Jamaican Copyright Licensing Agency (JAMCOPY) recently launched the Caribbean’s first digital publishing conference #TheOnlineMind, set for November 2-5, 2015, at the Jamaica Pegasus Hotel in Kingston, Jamaica.

Crossing Borders in Film: TVE Caribbean Launches

Olivia McGilchrist's River Mumma part of TVE Caribbean

Its name doesn’t tell you much, sounding more like an economist’s dream, that a visual art collaboration, but the Transoceanic Visual Exchange (TVE) promises to be an exciting cross-border experience of film art.

War Dung a Monkland! Symposium to Commemorate 150th Anniversary of Morant Bay Rebellion

ACIJ Marks the 150th anniversary of the bloody Morant Bay Rebellion

This October will make 150 years since the blood-soaked Morant Bay Rebellion, which resulted in the slaughter of almost 800 black Jamaicans, of whom over 300 were executed.

TTFF to Screen 10 Classic Caribbean Films - Includes Harder They Come, Man on the Shore and Sugar Cane Alley

Euzhan Palcy's Sugar Cane Alley among10 classic Caribbean films at  TTFF15

Ten classic Caribbean films, with at least partial roots in as many countries and across the four main language groups in the region, will add to the diverse array of films being screened at the 2015 Trinidad and Tobago Film Festival.

Strong Caribbean Lit Flavour for Brooklyn Book Fest 2015

Brooklyn Bookfest 2015 Gets Strong Caribbean Flavour

The 2015 edition of the Brooklyn Book Festival will get a hearty serving of Caribbean literature with books and readers from across the region.

Going Digital: JAMCOPY Presents Caribbean Digital Conference

TheOnlineMind Digital Publishing Conference

Whether or not it is televised, one thing is clear, the publishing revolution is digital. With that in mind the Jamaican Copyright Licensing Agency will be staging the Caribbean’s first digital publishing conference #TheOnlineMind.

12 Emerging Artists for Caribbean Linked III

12 Emerging Caribbean Artists for Caribbean Linked III

New works from 12 new and emerging artists from across the Dutch, English, French and Spanish Caribbean will converge in Caribbean Linked III at the contemporary art studio Atiliers ’89! in Aruba.

Ten Emerging Artists for Young Talent 2015

Ten Emerging Artists Selected for Young Talent 2015

Ten emerging visual artists have been selected for Young Talent 2015, which, bouyed by the musical stylings of Jah9, will open at the National Gallery of Jamaica on August 30, 2015. First staged 30 years ago in 1985, Young Talent is growing up.

15 Features for First Caribbean Film Mart

Caribbean Film Mart Selects 15 Features

Fifteen feature film projects ranging from adaptions of classic Caribbean literature to forays into athletics  and the metaphors of doubles have been selected to participate in the inaugural Caribbean Film Mart at the Trinidad and Tobago Film Festival (TTFF) 2015.

From Jamaica to London and Back Again: Tony Hendriks and Ricky Rowe Bring Home Samson and Di Liar

Tony Hendriks and Ricky Rowe in the comedy Samson and Di Liar

Relative new comer, at least to being a commercial theatre producer, Scarlette Beharie is bringing home the comedy Samson and Di Liar, starring Tony Hendriks and Ricky Rowe. The play will be a welcome addition to an unusually quiet summer.

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