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Jamaica Labrish: Miss Lou's Legacy Examined

Louise Bennett and Ranny Williams are enshrined in the Jamaican imagination

Louise Bennett-Coverly, Miss Lou, remains unrivaled as one of Jamaica’s most important cultural figures. Yet, you couldn’t tell this from the smattering of people who turned out to celebrate Miss Lou Day 2013, September 6, at the space named in her honour, The Louise Bennett Garden Theatre.