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Velma Pollard

Intimate Farewells: An Evening of Poetry by the Caribbean Poetry Project

Professor Edward Baugh reads in the setting sun at An Evening of Poetry

With the Blue Mountains as its backdrop and birdsong as musical backing, the University of Cambridge and the School of Education at the University of the West Indies unfolded pleats of new and old poetry while saying goodbye to their literary collaboration, the Caribbean Poetry Project on Wednes

JaWS and JAMCOPY to Award $1M in Prizes to Jamaican Writers

The Lignum Vitae Awards: The Una Marson, Vic Reid and Jean D'Costa prizes

Potentially endangered is one way to describe the lignum vitae, a tree renowned for its medicinal and mechanical applications. This wood of life was once in great demand in shipping yards worldwide for its strength and durability.

Velma Pollard Re-visits Caret Bay in New Collection

And Caret Bay Again

Velma Pollard is set to launch her latest anthology of poems And Caret Bay Again: New and Selected Poems. The launch is slated to take place at the Neville Hall Lecture Theatre, University of the West Indies Mona on Sunday March 17 at 11:00 am.