Tanya Batson-Savage | Sunday, June 12th, 2016
“On a Beach in Jamaica, the other side of Africa’s heart,
gourds grow vascular and full, and a reluctant people
Tanya Batson-Savage | Friday, June 10th, 2016
The 2016 Calabash International Literary Festival ended on Sunday, June 5, after a weekend full of celebration of the word through fiction, poetry, non-fiction, and song.
Tanya Batson-Savage | Wednesday, June 8th, 2016
Most of the year it’s a tranquil little town. While the waves are often restless taking more and more of the shoreline away with it each day, everything else in Treasure Beach, St. Elizabeth, is an essay in tranquility.
Tanya Batson-Savage | Thursday, May 26th, 2016
While the Calabash International Literary Festival remains at its core a literary festival, since it’s inception, it has had a roaring affair with music which bears fruit in many ways and often skanks its influence onto the way the programme.
Tanya Batson-Savage | Thursday, April 14th, 2016
And so it came to fruu-ish-aan. This is the theme of the 2016 Calabash International Literary Festival, as it invites audiences to once again dine on a literary feast on the black sandy shores of Treasure Beach, June 3 - 5.