Tag: Calabash Literary Festival

Calabash 2018 – Lit Up and Woke !

Every two years, Jamaicans young and young-at-heart flock to Jake’s in Treasure Beach for the Calabash International Literary Festival. There’s always something for everyone, no matter their ages or taste, but this year’s staging—from June 1-3—promises to be one of

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Lady Laureates

The 2018 staging of the biennial Calabash International Literary Festival will feature four women who are Poets Laureate of their countries: Jamaica’s own Lorna Goodison, Dame Carol Ann Duffy from the UK, Acadian/Canadian Georgette LeBlanc, and Tracy K Smith from

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6 Things You Need To Know Today- June 6, 2016

Portia, Former Ministers For Court Today. Opposition Leader Portia Simpson Miller and three of her former ministers are to appear in court today in relation to the ongoing corruption case against Dutch oil firm, Trafigura Beheer…Read more at Jamaica-Gleaner.com Guns

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6 Things You Need To Know Today- May 30, 2016

Lockdown Threat – Private Children’s Homes Lobby For Increased Subvention As Many Face Closure. As Child Month comes to a close, the Private Children’s Homes Association (PCHA) has revealed that a majority of the 50 facilities that fall under its umbrella

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