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Every Little Thing Gonna Be All Right: Review of “The Marvellous Equations of the Dread”

Here is a marvelous review of Marcia Douglas’s The Marvellous Equations of the Dread: A Novel in Bass Riddim by Louisa Ermelino (Publishers Weekly… 649 more words


Ishion Hutchinson, Seafarer

Earlier this month, the acclaimed Jamaican poet Ishion Hutchinson visited the UK to mark the publication of House of Lords and Commons, his first collection to be published by… 505 more words


Faber & Faber presents Ishion Hutchinson

Faber Members presents an evening with Ishion Hutchinson November 6, 2017, at Faber & Faber, Bloomsbury House, 74-77 Great Russell Street, London, UK. This event celebrates Hutchinson’s new collection,  342 more words


New Edition: “Flaming Hearts and Other Stories”

Garfield Ellis’s first collection Flaming Hearts and Other Stories has been republished by the National Book Development Council of Jamaica. First published in 1996, it won the Una Marson Award. 257 more words


Jamaican Poetry: My Black Story

By: Denise N. Fyffe.
Copyright © 2017, Denise N. Fyffe

I stand in my skin

And I ponder within
Of my history
Of my story. 208 more words

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Digitalback Books Present: Readings by Leone Ross, Rod Usher & Desiree Reynolds

Digitalback Books and Brent Libraries present “deliciously diverse stories from Africa and beyond” with Short Stories Readings by Leone Ross, Rod Usher, Desiree Reynolds. The event will take place on Tuesday, October 31, 2017, from 6:00 to 7:45pm (18:00-19:45 GMT) at The Library at Willesden Green, located at 95 High Road, London (United Kingdom). 291 more words