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A Culture Whirl

Do not expect a homogenous blend of art, music, or theatre throughout the Caribbean. Each island has its own creative pulse and all beat in a harmonic whirl of culture.

new fire festival 2019

A NEW FIRE musical experience

The New Fire Festival successfully showcased various local artistes and offered an outlet for greater appreciation of our local music and culture.
New Fire Festival 2019

NEW FIRE Festival 2019

The warmth and friendly smiles seen throughout the festival epitomized the truly wonderful time visitors, workers and campers experienced. The campers truly enjoyed this weekend out in the open, part of a naturally serene and picturesque environment.
education and relationships

Education and The Modern-Day Relationship

While this was not meant to be an in-depth study, it does go to show that oftentimes you can learn a lot about relationships among your own circle of friends and during those treasured lunchtime conversations. How do you think education impacts your choices in relationships?

Green Screen Environmental Film Festival: Changing the World through Art

The theme for this year's Green Screen Environmental Film Festival was PERSPECTIVE. It represented a call to pause and look critically at our landscape, locally, regionally and internationally, with the dual lenses of climate change action and adaptation.
Caribbean Christmas

Caribbean Christmas Gifts Everyone would love!

If you’ve got a co-worker from any one of the Caribbean Islands, who has family from the Caribbean diaspora, or you want to take him a piece of the Caribbean with you, absolutely do not purchase a floral print t-shirt or a beach board. There’s much more authenticity that the Caribbean has to offer that anyone, tourist or native, can appreciate during the season.
calpyso

Calypso History Month: From Calypso to Soca Music

Calypso has played a very important role in the processes of confrontation, revolution, and revival in the Caribbean, as well as the invention and establishment of the Caribbean identity and heritage. Overtime, women have...
African Inspired fashion

The Resurgence of African Inspired Prints and Trends

We want to ensure that our children can find creative ways to show pride in their brown skin and African heritage, for generations to come.
caribbean beaches

Fall in Love with these Amazing Caribbean Beaches

Paradise is not so much of a far fetched idea when you've set your eyes on the most beautiful beach. There are some that are perfect for the family, a great vacation get away or simply a serene escape. You can find all versions of this in the Caribbean. Check out some our favourite beaches in the Caribbean that both locals and tourists alike love to enjoy.
Black Hair

Why Should We Care about “Black Hair”?

However, one can argue that Gabriela’s reaction was emotionally-charged due to how taxing the issue surrounding her identity and how she chooses to portray herself as a black woman is. It cannot be said that race is being unnecessarily brought up when the model’s desire to embody and represent black empowerment is the root of the issue.
personal style

Fashionistas Speak Out

Whatever the occasion, make sure that you feel comfortable in the outfit that you choose to wear. You will exude confidence and your inner beauty will shine through.

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