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Theater: Karl O’Brian Williams' “The Black That I Am”

“The Black That I Am” is a Braata Theatre Workshop production that will open at the Roy Arias Stage II Theater in Manhattan, starting March 8, 2015. 79 more words


JA$1 million Lignum Vitae Writing Awards launched to encourage New Jamaican Writers

“We are building on the solid foundation laid down by the National Book Development Council. The Una Marson and Vic Reid Awards have been won by esteemed Jamaican writers such as Professor Mervyn Morris, Pam Mordecai, Garfield Ellis and Kei Miller,” 1,298 more words

New Book: Pamela Mordecai’s “Red Jacket”

Pamela Mordecai’s novel Red Jacket (TAP Books) is now available for pre-ordering and it will be on the shelves on February 28, 2015 (although it must be available already because I just saw a photo of the author with a stack of them at a launch!) 381 more words

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New Book: Katherine McKittrick’s “Sylvia Wynter: On Being Human as Praxis”

Katherine McKittrick’s Sylvia Wynter: On Being Human as Praxis (January 2015) has just been published by Duke University Press.

Dr. Fred Moten (author of  In the Break: The Aesthetics of the Black Radical Tradition… 307 more words

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