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“Ten Cities That Made an Empire” by Tristram Hunt

In “Christmas Books 2014: best history books to read,” The Telegraph listed Ten Cities That Made an Empire (Penguin, 2014), in which Tristram Hunt “rethinks the whole history of colonialism.” Maya Jasanoff ( 427 more words

New Books

Caribbean Digital 4-5 December 2014, A Small Axe Conference

Small Axe presents Caribbean Digital, a unique two-day conference in which they intend to engage critically with the digital as practice and as historicized societal phenomenon, reflecting on the challenges and opportunities presented by the media technologies that evermore intensely reconfigure the social and geo-political contours of the Caribbean and its diasporas. 345 more words

Fresh Milk

Fun in the Sun

After 6 days at sea, I was dying to get off the ship!  Our first port after the crossing was St. Maarten.  My dance captain and her boyfriend had been there many times on previous contracts, so I went off with them, happy to have experienced tour guides.  680 more words