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Talking Trees Presents Gathering of Writers

The Gleaner reminds us that lovers of literature and writing will gather on Saturday, May 23, 2015, at the Two Seasons Guest House in Treasure Beach, St. 469 more words

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Opal Palmer Adisa on the Citadel and Sans Souci Palace of Haiti

Today, I had my coffee while reading a delightful article by Jamaican poet and educator Opal Palmer Adisa, who writes (for World Unwrapped) about a recent visit to Haiti and its astounding Citadel and Sans Souci Palace. 575 more words


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


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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